2 N. Riverside Plaza,
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-897-2010

Crystal Lake

333 Commerce Dr.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: 815-455-3000


1990 Algonquin Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: 847-637-5140


2 N. Riverside Plaza, Ste. 1830
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312.897.2010

Crystal Lake

333 Commerce Dr.
Ste. 900
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: 815.455.3000


1990 Algonquin Rd.
Ste. 240
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: 847.637.5140


7047 East Greenway Parkway
Suite 250
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
Phone: 847-637-5140

Additional offices in Warrenville, Naperville, Saint Charles, and Lake Forest

Meredith C. Janes

Associate Attorney

Meredith represents clients in all areas of family law. She listens to her clients’ concerns and educates and advises them throughout the process. Meredith zealously advocates for her clients in order to achieve desirable outcomes.

Professional Background

Meredith joined the firm in August of 2015. Prior to working at Bruning & Associates, P.C., Meredith clerked for a solo family law practitioner and Chicago-Kent’s Family Law Clinic, and interned for the Illinois Department of Children & Family Services.

Professional Affiliations

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Professional Business Referrals BNI Chapter
  • Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

Community Service

  • PAWS Volunteer
While at Chicago-Kent College of Law, Meredith received the CALI Award for highest grade in her Negotiations course.
  • State of Illinois, 2015
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2017
  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, Juris Doctorate, 2015
  • University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Bachelor of Science, Psychology, 2012
Service Areas
  • Divorce & Family Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • Child Support
  • Parental Responsibilities (Custody)
  • Parenting Time (Visitation)
  • Dissipation
  • Maintenance (Alimony)
  • Modifications of Judgment
  • Nuptial Agreements
  • Paternity
  • Post-Decree
  • Orders of Protection