Jacob P. Schwartz
Jacob Schwartz joined Ropes & Gray in 2019 as an associate in the litigation and enforcement department.
During his time at Boston University School of Law, Jacob served as a law clerk at a Boston area firm specializing in political asylum, and worked in the civil litigation clinic helping clients gain unemployment benefits. Jacob continues to work in asylum at Ropes, helping pro bono clients apply for protection.
Prior to law school, Jacob worked as a paralegal at a generalist solo attorney firm in Brooklyn, most often working with clients on housing cases.
- JD, cum laude, Boston University School of Law, 2019; Dean’s Award in Contracts, Civil Procedure
- BA (Government), cum laude, Connecticut College, 2014