Stephen Schroeder

Adjunct Professor


Professor Schroeder was a trial attorney and Assistant United States Attorney for the United States Department of Justice from 1974 until his retirement in July 2002. He began prosecuting computer crime in 1992, and was a member of the Department of Justice Computer and Telecommunications Coordinator program from its inception in 1995. He was also a member of the national working group that advised the Attorney General on computer crime issues. He is a frequent lecturer on computer crime and electronic evidence at national and international conferences. Mr. Schroeder has also been an Adjunct Professor at Seattle University Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, where he taught computer forensics.


  • B.A., University of Washington, 1968
  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of San Diego School of Law, 1974; Notes and Comments Editor, University of San Diego Law Review