Jacob is a Logansport native who received his B.S. in Biology from Indiana University in 2009. He stayed at IU and in 2013 he graduated, summa cum laude, from their Robert H. McKinney School of Law, with a Doctor of Jurisprudence.
In October, 2013, Jacob was admitted to practice law in the State of Indiana and the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana.
He was a member of the Indiana Health Law Review from 2012-2013 and was selected for publication in Vol. X Issue 2 (A Review and Evaluation of Indiana’s INSPECT System and Governing Legislation: Maximizing Potential Impact on Public Health). He was also the recipient of the Mollie E. Bennett Fellowship for the 2012-2013 school year.