An Iowa native, Jacob began his education at Simpson College, studying Economics and History. While at Simpson, he was fortunate enough to study abroad in London, where he met his future wife, Katie. Soon after, he transferred to Sonoma State University, graduating cum laude with a degree in Journalism. In 2015, Jacob graduated Salutatorian from Empire College School of Law, also receiving magna cum laude honors. He also has a Master's Degree in Legal Studies. At Empire, Jacob contributed numerous hours to various legal clinics, including the Disability Law Clinic, Small Claims Clinic, and Self-Help Access Center.
Jacob specializes in bankruptcy and family law.
- Empire College School of Law, Santa Rosa, CA, J.D., magna cum laude, Salutatorian, 2015.
- Empire College School of Law, Santa Rosa, CA, M.L.S., magna cum laude, 2015.
- Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA, B.A., cum laude, 2011.