Boyes, Farina & Matwiczyk



Allison R. Sabocik, Attorney

Allison R. Sabocik has been an attorney with the firm since 2018.  She began her career in 2004, serving as a Staff Attorney for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit in West Palm Beach, where she gained experience working for several circuit judges in the appellate, family, probate, and juvenile divisions.  She focuses her practice at the firm in the areas of probate and trust litigation, both at the trial and appellate levels, as well as probate and trust administration matters.  Allison has achieved an “AV Preeminent” rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Ms. Sabocik earned her J.D. from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, and her Master of Arts in International Business from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business.  She received her Bachelor of Arts with highest honors from the University of Florida, where she majored in criminology and earned minors in both Spanish and French. Ms. Sabocik is admitted to practice in Florida, the U.S. Southern District of Florida, and the U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.  She is a member of The Florida Bar’s RPPTL and Appellate Law Sections.

Ms. Sabocik was born in Connecticut, and moved to South Florida during high school.  She speaks at continuing legal education seminars and is involved in the legal community.  Outside of the office, Ms. Sabocik is a proud mom to her son (an honor roll student and Florida Gold Coast Junior Olympic swimmer), an avid Florida Gator sports fan, enjoys jogging and cross-training, spending time outdoors, scrapbook planning, and cooking.

Areas of Practice

  • Probate & Trust Litigation
  • Probate & Trust Administration

Bar Admissions

  • State of Florida, 2004
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 2005
  • United States Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, 2007


  • Juris Doctor, The University of Florida Levin College of Law
  • Master of Arts, International Business, The University of Florida Warrington College of Business
  • Bachelor of Arts, Criminology, The University of Florida College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Highest Honors, Spanish and French Minors

Speaking Engagements

  • Broward County Bar Association, Probate Litigation: Trends and Hot Topics Co-Presenter, May 2012
  • 20th Annual Elder Law Seminar, Legislative and Case Law Update, November 2017
  • Bench Bar Conference, Probate Section Panelist, March 2018
  • Palm Beach County Bar, Trusts and Estates Cross Training, April 2018
  • Florida Paralegal Association, An Introduction to Guardianship and Incapacity Proceedings, June 2018

Representative Cases

  • McKeegan v. Ernst, 84 So. 3d 1229 (Fla. 4th DCA 2012)

Professional Memberships

  • Craig S. Barnard American Inns of Court LIV, Member (Emeritus)
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association, Member of Probate CLE Committee 2016-2017
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association, Co-Chair of Probate CLE Committee 2018-2019
  • Wellington Preparatory School Parent Committee, Co-Chair 2018-2019

Past Employment Positions

  • Fifteenth Judicial Circuit Court, Palm Beach County, Florida – Staff Attorney/Law Clerk 2004-2006
  • Miller & O’Neill, P.L. – Attorney 2007-2009
  • Pankauski Hauser, P.L.L.C. – Attorney 2009-2018