Jacob is a member of the Litigation practice group, focusing on solving commercial issues and business-related disputes for a diverse client base.
Jacob graduated cum laude from Campbell University Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law, where he was the inaugural recipient of the Leadership Scholar Award, a full-tuition scholarship that recognizes students with the potential to become leaders in the law. Prior to attending law school, Jacob earned a Bachelor of Arts in both Public Policy and Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he served as the Vice President of the Student Body and the chairperson of the Student Advisory Committee to the Chancellor.
During law school, Jacob was a member of the Campbell Law School national mock trial team, where he earned more individual advocacy awards than any other student in Campbell Law School history. His distinctions earned include the championship victory at the 2017 Top Gun National Mock Trial Competition, the Best Advocate of the Championship Round awards at both the 2017 and 2016 South Texas Mock Trial Competitions, as well as the Best Advocate of the Final Round award at the 2016 National Civil Trial Competition. In addition to his individual achievements, Jacob and his teammates were twice named national champions and earned three tournament second-place finishes.
Beyond the courtroom, Jacob was elected to serve as Student Body Treasurer and as a class representative to the Campbell Law School Student Bar Association. As a second-year student, Jacob was awarded the Anglin Law Award in recognition of his excellent student leadership, community service, and outstanding academic achievement. Upon graduation, Jacob was inducted into the Order of the Barristers and was awarded the Robert A. Jenkins Award, which recognizes one student in each graduating class whose work in competitions and academia best represents the School of Law to the community, the profession, and the public.
Professional & Community Activities
- Trial Team Coach, Campbell University Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law
- Alumni Board President, Alpha of North Carolina Chapter of The Sigma Phi Society
- North Carolina State Bar
- American Bar Association
- North Carolina Bar Association
- Wake County Bar Association