Phone: (312) 739-2159
Fax: (312) 739-2162
212 W Washington St
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Jacob is a lawyer for the Elman Law Group, a Chicago personal injury and wrongful death law firm. Jacob has experience working on motor vehicle accident cases against insurance companies, the CTA, and the City of Chicago; premises liability slip and fall cases; worker's compensation claims; and opening minor's estates in probate. He previously clerked with the Cook County State's Attorney's Office Felony Trial Division, the DePaul University College of Law Misdemeanor Clinic, and Krohn & Moss, Ltd.
Jacob graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a Bachelors of Arts in Philosophy, and received his J.D. degree from DePaul University with a certificate in Criminal Law.
Bar memberships include the Illinois State Bar and the Northern District of Illinois District Court General Bar. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association.
His athletic interests are running (he completed a half marathon in 2015); in high school he was a pole vaulter with a PR of 10’6”.
Other interests include rehabbing furniture, collecting handcrafted foreign masks, playing video games, and comic books.
J.D., DePaul University
B.A., Eastern Illinois University
Illinois State Bar
Northern District of Illinois District Court General Bar
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association