About

Attorney at Law

About Jacob E. Smith


At the core of Jacob’s law practice burns a desire to serve individuals and families. For Jacob, service means doing for others what they can’t (or shouldn’t) do for themselves. In college, Jacob was named a Neal A. Maxwell Leader-Servant Scholar. In law school, Jacob earned a Pro Bono Legal Honors designation for his work for military service members and their families. He has a proven record of using his education, training, and experience to benefit others.

While Jacob’s legal exposure has been broad, his focus and strength lies in the areas of family law and litigation. He has helped countless individuals find fair and favorable outcomes to their family law and litigation issues. He not only has the legal knowledge and skills necessary to zealously advocate for his clients, he also has the ability to understand, connect with, and empathize with his clients and the emotions that accompany their legal issues.

About Jacob E. Smith

An Attorney Who Cares


With Jacob as your attorney, you can rest assured that he has your best interests and your family’s best interest at heart. You will feel confident that he will find and pursue a resolution that will be reasonable and fair, while zealously advocating your position.

Often times the emotions of trial and contention that accompany family law and litigation matters can lead people to make decisions based on emotional factors such as anger, fear, or spite. Such decisions may seem appropriate in the moment but may not be what is best for the future of your new situation. 
Jacob knows and understands what is at stake in family law and litigation and focuses heavily on coaching and emphasizing with his clients on what is best both now and in the future. His compassion for your specific situation will help ease your burden of emotion. With Jacob as your attorney you can rest assured that your family matters.

Education


Southern Virginia University, B.A. Philosophy and Liberal Arts 2009

Neal A. Maxwell Leader-Servant Scholar

The Capital University Law School, J.D. 2012

Pro Bono Legal Honors


Professional Affiliations


Weber County Bar Association

Federalist Society


Professional Experience


U.S. Navy JAG Corps, Summer Intern

Franklin County Public Defender's Office, Columbus, OH Law Clerk

Cragun Law Firm, P.C., Law Clerk/Associate

Lowe Law Group, Of Counsel

Weber County Attorney's Office


Jacob E. Smith | Utah State Bar
The Federalist Society
Jacob E. Smith | Virginia State Bar
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