In my spare (!) time, I raise alpacas. I have a herd of 60 animals with 8 babies due... more
In my spare (!) time, I raise alpacas. I have a herd of 60 animals with 8 babies due this summer. I have most of their fiber processed into Pendleton blankets, but I also spin, weave and knit alpaca fiberto relax. I also have four horses and ride as often as I can.
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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