Janine Sickmeyer

Janine is the founder of NextChapter and a true visionary and tech expert. She started as a paralegal with an idea and after learning to code, she built the team and product into what it is today. When she’s not working, you can find Janine at a coffee shop reading a book, hiking, or traveling with her husband and four young children.


In 2016 I talked with Janine for The Lawyerist Podcast about how she went from recognizing a problem—the difficulty of filing bankruptcy—to building a software solution and bootstrapping NextChapter. Give it a listen:

Published on January 10th, 2022, by Sam Glover.