General Counsel & Acquisitions, JMA Ventures, LLC
Jacob serves as General Counsel & Acquisitions at JMA Ventures, a full-service real estate investment and development firm. In his role, he assists in managing the firm’s legal needs, as well as sourcing and underwriting new projects. Prior to joining JMA, Jacob practiced M&A law at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in San Francisco, a firm representing more tech companies in M&A transactions than any other U.S. law firm. Jacob worked as a real estate broker for several years prior to attending law school, and in 2006 co-founded a real estate brokerage, Thornton Walker, Inc. Jacob received a J.D. from the University of Connecticut Law School.