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Janelle works with Varnum’s Estate Planning Team as well as the Business and Corporate Services Practice Team. She has experience drafting estate plans, assisting with estate administrations, and reviewing and drafting contracts.  She also provides support to the litigation team with respect to probate litigation matters. Janelle has a particular interest in understanding clients' motivations and focusing her effort toward realizing their goals. 

In the community, Janelle serves on the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women executive leadership team and volunteers as a literacy tutor for TutorMate. 


Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Michigan

Community Involvement

American Heart Association, Go Red for Women Executive Leadership Team

Rethinking Dementia: Accelerating Change, Board member

San Juan Diego Academy, Development Board

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Vanderbilt University Law School
Nashville, Tennessee
J.D., 2017
Articles Editor, Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
B.A., Political Science and Psychology, with distinction, 2009

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan

Court Admissions

  • All Michigan state courts
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