Born and raised in Bethesda, Maryland, Jake is a proud graduate of Kenyon College in Ohio. After finishing undergrad, he attended the University of Maryland School of Law. Then in 2007, he became an Assistant State’s Attorney in Frederick. Within a year Jake fell in love with the city and moved here, and has remained here ever since.
For more than a decade, Jake worked as a member of the State Attorney’s Office, first as a Assistant State’s Attorney. He later served as the first Senior Assistant State’s Attorney before becoming a Gang and Felony Drug Prosecutor in the Circuit Court Division. In that time Jake gained valuable experience by appearing in court daily, handling everything from DUIs to First Degree Murder.
These days, Jake uses his extensive courtroom experience to advocate passionately for his clients. He works tirelessly to achieve success in the courtroom, while also helping to get to the root of his clients’ problems.
When he is away from his desk, Jake spends his time at home with his wife Erin and beagle Jay or enjoying Frederick County’s great local breweries and wineries.