Roy Dominguez

Law Office of Roy Dominguez
Contact: (219) 769-6213
Law School: Valparaiso University School of Law
Jurisdiction: Indiana


About Roy Dominguez
I was elected Lake County Sheriff in 2002 and I took my oath of office on January 1, 2003. I is the only elected Sheriff of Lake County with a Juris Doctorate and only one of seven nationwide. My experience in law enforcement first as an Indiana State Trooper, Public Defender, and Deputy Prosecutor prepared me well for the challenges and duties of a Sheriff. At the Indiana State Police Academy I was awarded the Donald Flint Award for being first in his class. My short stint as a steelworker at Inland Steel as an Apprentice Millwright equipped him for the challenges in college earning my Bachelor's Degree in Sociology from Indiana University NWI and his Juris Doctorate from Valparaiso University. My legal experience has been in personal injury, family practice, juvenile and criminal law. My court practice includes the United States District Court, Northern District of Indiana, the United States District Court, the Southern District of Indiana, the Indiana State Supreme Court, and the United States Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. I was legal counsel for the Lake County Assessor's Office, Special Counsel for the Indiana Department of Revenue, Corporate Counsel for the City of East Chicago, School Corporation Counsel for the River Forest Community School Corporation in Hobart, he served as Chairman of the Board and then Administrative Law Judge of the of the Indiana Workers' Compensation Board in Indianapolis.
Practice Areas
  • DUI & DWI
  • Traffic Tickets
  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • I accept all credit cards, money orders, checks, and cash.
  • Free Consultation
    • I offer free initial consultation.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Payment plans are available.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Professional Experience
Senior Legal Counsel, Family Christian World
Sheriff, Lake County, Indiana Sheriff's Office
Deputy Prosecutor, State Prosecutor's Office Of Lake County, Indiana
State Trooper, Indiana State Police
Valparaiso University School of LawJ.D. (1982)Law
Activities: Founder of Latino Law Students Association
Indiana University - Indiana University-NorthwestB.A. (1979)Sociology
Activities: IU Police Department
Police Officer of the Year, Indiana Council Against Domestic Violence
Alumni of the Year, President's Award, I.U. Alumni Association
Community Service Award, United Auto Workers - Region 3
Community Service Award, Northwest Indiana District Carpenters Union
Community Service Award, Puerto Rican Cultural Association of Northwest Indiana, Inc.
Sagamore of the Wabash, Indiana State Governor, Evan Bayh
Community Appreciation Award, Latino Historical Society I.U.
Community Appreciation Award, Indiana University Northwest
Professional Associations
Member, Indiana State Bar
Founding Member/Former President, Hispanic Organization Promoting Excellent (H.O.P.E)
Member, Philippine Professional Association of Northwest Indiana
Member, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Member, AHEPA, Association of Greek Brotherhood, #78
Member, Family Christian Center
Member, Indiana Roll of Attorneys


Roy Dominguez Law Firm
Arrested for a crime? Injured in an accident? Choosing an attorney can be daunting. You want to find someone you can trust, someone who will explain the legal process to you, someone who will be not just an attorney, but a guide for you. Your case is as unique as you are, and at the Law Office of Roy Dominguez, we work with you to gather all relevant information and evidence that can help us help you. We handle Criminal Defense/Drug Defense and Personal Injury cases. From the inception to the end of your case, we take our responsibility as your legal counselor very seriously.

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Criminal / Drug Defense Lawyer Roy Dominguez
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DUI / OWI Defense - Attorney Roy Dominguez
At the Law Office of Roy Dominguez, we represent you vigorously, requiring that the state meet its burden of proof. We investigate your case, and work with you to counter all charges against you. We know that people make mistakes, we know that sometimes you are just guilty of being in the wrong place at the wrong time

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Personal Injury Lawyer Roy Dominguez
If you've been injured, you are undoubtedly worried and frightened. You may be wondering how you will provide for your family and how you will cover medical bills until you return to work. If the injury is extremely serious, you may be concerned about being able to work at all in the future.

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      Law Office of Roy Dominguez
      7895 Broadway
      Suite #R
      Merrillville, IN 46410
      Telephone: (219) 769-6213
      Fax: (219) 769-7993