Biography

Jacob works with clients nationwide across industrial sectors on a variety of environmental litigation and regulatory matters.

While at Lewis & Clark Law School, he served as Associate Editor of Environmental Law (Law Review), and as a case summary author for Ninth Circuit Environmental Review, writing and editing summaries of cutting-edge environmental cases in the Ninth Circuit which were published in Environmental Law. Jacob competed in the National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition at Pace Law School in 2015 as part of Lewis & Clark’s semi-finalist team.  

Jacob interned at Trustees for Alaska, where he drafted legal memoranda requiring synthesis of statutory interpretation and case law under Alaska Statutes and various federal natural resource statutory regimes, and also at Earthrise Environmental Law Litigation Clinic, where he conducted research under the Clean Water Act (CWA) and the United States Army Corps of Engineers Nationwide Permit Program.

Education

  • University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point  (B.S., 2011)
    • Philosophy, Environmental Ethics Concentration
  • Lewis & Clark  (J.D., cum laude, 2015)

Bar Admissions

  • California