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Shelby Miller

Legal Assistant

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Practice Areas:

  • Family law
  • Divorce
  • Child custody/child support
  • Probate


Shelby has been with the firm since 2019, focusing her work exclusively in the area of family law. She graduated from Joliet Junior College in 2015 with an associate degree in Administrative Assistant and minor certificates in Legal Administrative Assistant and Microsoft Office User Specialist. After beginning her career in the Criminal Justice Field as a paralegal in 2015, she decided to shift gears to work in the world of Family Law.

Shelby uses her customer service experience and extensive multitasking skills to help families in transition by providing support to Attorneys Elizabeth Youakim and Nichol Broshous, and to their clients. She has regular and direct contact with clients, providing them with updates, and assisting in the discovery process. She is responsible for maintaining case and deadline calendars, drafting pleadings and correspondence, and working with her attorneys to prepare cases for trial, when necessary.



  • Joliet Junior College, Joliet, Illinois
  • A.A.S.
  • Major: Administrative Assistant
  • Joliet Junior College, Joliet, Illinois
  • Minor Certificates in Legal Administrative Assistant, and Microsoft Office User Specialist
  • Rasmussen University
  • B.S.I.T. (expected graduation 2019 – 2021)