I attended Delta State University for my undergraduate education. There, I earned a... more
I attended Delta State University for my undergraduate education. There, I earned a B.A. for a double major in English and Journalism and a minor in Psychology. I stayed in Cleveland, Mississippi, for several years after graduation and worked as a reporter for one of the local newspapers. Once I realized that I loved covering courts and other issues related to the law more than anything else, I... view profile
Sharon O. Sheri Jacobs concentrates her practice in the areas of Environmental Law... more
Sharon O. Sheri Jacobs concentrates her practice in the areas of Environmental Law and Administrative Law. Sheri has administrative, environmental law, environmental litigation experience at the federal, state and local levels, as well as with administrative agencies. This experience includes matters associated with sustainability, solid and hazardous waste, Brownfield redevelopment, undergroun... view profile
Government attorneys focus on a particular area of government regulation. These lawyers are often called “regulatory lawyers” and can work for the government itself or work in the private sector helping people interact with the government. Some government law attorneys are also known as “public interest lawyers.” Public interest lawyers tend to focus on those areas where a large group of individuals is affected by government regulation–for example, environmental laws or anti-discrimination laws.