Jacob was born and raised in Matoaca Village in Chesterfield County, Virginia.  He is part of a large family including three brothers and one sister.  He graduated Valedictorian from the Appalachian School of Law in 2016.  Prior to attending law school, he was a paralegal in the field of workers’ compensation defense.  He joined the Injured Workers Law Firm because it gave him the opportunity to use his education and experience to help injured workers and their families navigate a complex legal system.

When not working, Jacob enjoys spending time with his wife, family, and rescue pets.

Areas of Practice:

Workers’ Compensation

Bar Admissions:

Virginia, 2016


Juris Doctor, Appalachian School of Law, Summa Cum Laude, 2016
Law Review: Appalachian Journal of Law, Editor-in-Chief
Bachelor of Science, Legal Studies, Bellevue University, 2011


Horseplay or Assault: An Anomaly Plaguing Injured Employees and Their Pursuit for Redress in the Virginia Workers’ Compensation System, 14      Appalachian J. L. 169 (2015).


10 Best Workers’ Compensation Attorney, American Institute for Legal Counsel, 2017