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Janice Lea Boback

About Me

Appeared on two episodes of Celebrity Justice in September of 2004; Two live interview with the news program which aired world wide relating to a highly contested divorce case involving a celebrity rapper in September of 2004


Radio interivew with Man Cow discussing prenuptial agreements in January 2012


Radio inteview on WGN 720 AM Radio regarding Military Divorce in 2012


Quoted in in an article about prenuptial agreements


Quoted in Reuters online edition / divorce and finance


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Practice Areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 60%
  2. Child Support: 20%
  3. Child Custody: 20%



Hourly ($300-375/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

  • Sarah Dorigan Zigulich

    I endorse Ms. Boback. She is extremely experienced and has an excellent reputation in the family law community. Her clients have the best advocate on their side.


    Sarah Zigulich Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Christopher William Holwell

    I endorse this lawyer. Jan assisted my office on a litigated matter involving a military pension. Not only is she well versed in this area, I believe her input and knowledge expedited our settlement negotiations and ultimately, to a beneficial outcome.


    Christopher Holwell Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Anderson & Boback

115 South La Salle Street, 26th floor
Chicago, IL, 60603


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199808/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Service AwardIllinois State Bar Association2012
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerAnderson & Boback LLC2003 - Present
Associate AttorneyHupp Lanuti Irion and Burton1998 - 2003
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Professional Women's Club of ChicagoMember and Sponsor2014 - Present
Chicago Area Public Affairs GroupMember2014 - Present
KLTRMember2012 - Present
Business Executive AssocationAttorney Member2007 - Present
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1998 - 2011
American Bar AssociationAttorney Member1998 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember1996 - 2006
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and D.C.Lower court Reversed, victory for our client
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Publication NameTitleDate
The Catalyst, Illinois State BarMove Outside of your comfort zone2013
The Catalyst, Illinois State BarMade to Stick. Why some ideas survive and others Die; Book Review2012
The Catalyst, Illinois State BarWe've come along way, i-baby2011
The Catalyst, Illinois State BarWomen Everywhere: Service Day2010
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northwester University School of Professional Studies40 hour coursework DIVORCE MEDIATION SKILLSN/A2014
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignFinanceBS - Bachelor of Science1994
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
WGN Radio Show - InterviewMilitary Family Law2012
Military Family LawChild Custody and the Military Family2012
Man Cow in the MorningPrenuptial Agreements2012
Financial Matters and the Military FamilyRetirement Pay Division2011
Veterans Law ConferenceFamily Law2007
Military Divorce Issues in Family LawReading a Leave and Earning Statement2004
Celebrity Justice Television InterviewDead Beat Dads2004

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