Meredith Janes


Meredith Janes has dedicated her entire career representing clients in all areas of family law.

Meredith has extensive litigation experience in protracted child-related disputes and complex high net worth divorces.  While a favorable settlement is preferred for most families, she is not afraid to zealously advocate for her clients and litigate in court.  Clients appreciate Meredith’s practical and effective approach.

Professional Recognition

  • Illinois Rising Stars – 2023 – Present

Publications & Presentations



Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D., 2015

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012

Bar Admissions


United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Professional Leadership

Illinois State Bar Association, member Chicago Bar Association, member