Kaylee I. Boehm (“Nunamaker”) was born and raised in Coles County. She graduated from Mattoon High School in 2006 with High Honors.
Thereafter, she attended Eastern Illinois University for two years, before transferring to Southern Illinois University Carbondale, where she received her undergraduate degree in Sociology, graduating Cum Laude in 2009.
During her undergraduate involvement, Kaylee was a member and Secretary of the Sociology club, involved in intramural sporting clubs, and recipient of the Dr. Willie Pearson, Jr. Academic Excellence in Sociology Award.
Kaylee then went on to receive her law degree from Southern Illinois University School of Law in December 2012.
During her law school experience, Kaylee worked for the Domestic Violence Clinic, the Elder Civil Clinic, and Land of Lincoln. Kaylee also completed a judicial externship with Judge Joshua Meyer, Associate Judge of Macoupin County, and an externship at Dove & Dove, while completing her law school curriculum.
Immediately upon completion of her law school curriculum and being admitting to the Illinois Supreme Court Bar in May 2013, Kaylee became an associate attorney at Dove & Dove Attorneys at Law. She is an active member of the Shelby County Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. She is also a member of the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois.
Kaylee has joined Dove & Dove partner, Liz Nohren, in two speaking engagements through the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education, including “IICLE :: Advanced Evidentiary Issues at Trial – Social Media” and “Divorce Boot Camp – Child Custody & Visitation.” Kaylee has also attended the bi-annual Family Law Update conferences through the Illinois State Bar Association in 2015, 2017, and 2019. In 2019, Leading Lawyers awarded Kaylee with the “Emerging Lawyer” award for being the top 2% of all lawyers in Illinois under 40 years old.
She currently concentrates in general practice law and civil litigation including, divorce, child custody, adoption, guardianship, estate planning and probate, as well as serving as Guardian Ad Litem to minors and the disabled and providing pro bono work through the local Land of Lincoln office.
Kaylee is married to Jacob (“Jake”) M. Boehm, of Carlinville, Illinois. Jake is a 19 year member of the Air National Guard in Springfield, Illinois, and is a District Sales Manager for Bayer Crop Science, Channel Seeds. Jake and Kaylee have two children and are active members of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Shelbyville. Kaylee is also actively involved with the Greater Shelbyville Chamber of Commerce. Kaylee’s extended family currently resides in Effingham, Illinois.