PRACTICE GENERALLY LIMITED TO EXISTING CLIENTS I practiced in Hong Kong as a... more
PRACTICE GENERALLY LIMITED TO EXISTING CLIENTS I practiced in Hong Kong as a volunteer attorney for the Asia Area Headquarters of a non-profit organization, dealing with humanitarian, real estate and visa issues in 26 countries in Asia, 2011-2012. Board of Directors, Thayne Senior Center, 2012 to the present. Trustee, Star Valley Medical Center Foundation, 2013 to the present Chariman, Linc... view profile
JACOB L. BROOKS has practiced law since 2005. Prior to joining Hirst Applegate, LLP... more
JACOB L. BROOKS has practiced law since 2005. Prior to joining Hirst Applegate, LLP in 2013, Jacob was a general practice attorney at a firm in Sheridan, Wyoming. Jacob attended the University of Wyoming College of Law where he graduated with honors, Order of the Coif. While at the University of Wyoming, Jacob was on the editorial board of the Wyoming Law Review and served as a teaching ass... view profile
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