Biography

Jacob joined Young Conaway in 2019 after graduating from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he was a member of the Journal of Constitutional Law.  During law school, he sharpened his client advocacy skills representing pro se litigants in a variety of family law contexts with the Penn Law Custody and Support Assistance Clinic, or CASAC.  Prior to law school, Jacob taught high school geometry as a Teach For America Rhode Island corps member, and he played bass guitar professionally for many years across the United States and Europe.

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School  (J.D.)
  • Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania  (Graduate Certificate in Management)
  • New College of Florida  (B.A.)
  • Valencia Community College  (A.A.)

Bar Admissions

  • Delaware (pending)

Distinctions

  • Wharton Nonprofit Board Fellow

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
  • University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Executive Editor (2017-18)
  • Teach For America, Rhode Island Corps Member (2013)