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Jon Stephen Jacobs

Personal injury Attorney at Honolulu, HI

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  • Licensed for 20 years
    State HI
    Acquired 2003
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Mr. Jacobs was born in Bismarck, North Dakota. He received a full scholarship to attend Creighton University, in Omaha, Nebraska. In 1995, he graduated cum laude from Creighton University with a bachelor's degree in psychology. ​

From 1995 to 1999, Mr. Jacobs served on active duty as an Army officer assigned to the 1st Brigade of the 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley, Kansas. During that time, he was deployed in support of U.S. missions abroad. After achieving the rank of Captain, he left active duty to attend law school. 

In 1999, Mr. Jacobs received an academic scholarship to attend the St. Louis University School of Law, in St. Louis, Mis​souri. In 2003, ​he graduated from St. Louis University with a law degree, and a master's degree in business administration. 

In 2004, Mr. Jacobs began his legal career in Honolulu. He spent four years as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for the City and County of Honolulu, primarily as a member of the Career Criminal Division. As a prosecutor, he enjoyed an intense trial practice and obtained extensive jury trial experience. Mr. Jacobs also spent six years practicing insurance defense law. During that time, he became very experienced in evaluating personal injury cases, and defending against them.  

In 2013, Mr. Jacobs founded the Law Office of Jon S. Jacobs to serve the people of Hawaii and visitors to the islands, by seeking justice and fair compensation for personal injury victims. 

Mr. Jacobs is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Hawaii, and he is a member of the Hawaii State Bar Association, American Bar Association, Hawaii Association for Justice, and American Association for Justice. 

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Law Office of Jon S. Jacobs, LLLC
733 Bishop St
Suite 1872
Honolulu, HI, 96813-4817


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Posted by Daniel | November 8, 2023
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A Legal Lifesaver!
A Legal Lifesaver! I recently had the privilege of working with Jon Jacobs, and I can't express how grateful I am for their exceptional legal expertise. From the initial consultation to the resolution of my case, Jon demonstrated unparalleled professionalism, dedication, and a deep understanding of the law. What sets Jon apart is their ability to listen attentively and communicate complex legal concepts in a way that was easy for me to understand. They took the time to thoroughly assess my situation, providing clear and realistic expectations from the beginning. This transparent approach helped me feel confident and informed throughout the entire process. Not only did Jon showcase a profound knowledge of the law, but their strategic thinking and attention to detail were also evident at every stage. It was evident that they genuinely cared about my case and worked tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome. In addition to their legal prowess, Jon and his team were consistently responsive and communicative. Any questions or concerns I had were addressed promptly, and I felt supported every step of the way. Thanks to Jon, my legal matter was resolved with the best possible outcome. I wholeheartedly recommend their services to anyone in need of a dedicated and skilled attorney. If you're looking for a legal expert who combines expertise with genuine care for their clients, Jon S. Jacobs is the way to go!
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Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Law Office of Jon S. Jacobs, LLLC, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 2013 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Grand Jury Counsel, Circuit Court of the First Circuit, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 2015 - 2015
  • Associate
  • Henderson Gallagher Kane AAL, ALC, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 2009 - 2013
  • Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
  • Department of the Prosecuting Attorney, City and County of Honolulu
  • 2005 - 2009
  • Associate
  • Wong & Oshima, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 2004 - 2005
  • Officer
  • United States Army
  • 1995 - 1999
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  • Saint Louis University
  • JD/MBA - Juris Doctor and MBA
  • 2003
  • Creighton University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1995

Legal Cases

  • State v. Corder, 121 Haw. 451; 220 P.3d 1032 (2009)
  • State v. Coles, 120 Haw. 417; 209 P.3d 194 (2009)
  • State v. Iseke, 228 P.3d 376 (Haw. Ct. App. 2010)


  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Hawaii Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2013 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2004 - Present
  • Hawaii State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Honolulu Personal injury Lawyer Jon Stephen Jacobs
Jon Stephen Jacobs
Personal injury Attorney
Honolulu, HI
Licensed for 20 years