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Jacob Snyder is a Legal Intake and Operations Specialist in the Nashville office of Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, a national law firm with offices in the District of Columbia, New York, California, Tennessee, and Maryland. He received his B.A. from Columbia University, where he majored in Philosophy.

While at Columbia, Jacob focused on Logic and Philosophy of Language. His senior thesis developed a novel pragmatic account of discourse coherence in repudiation of semantic approaches. He also studied jurisprudence under Michele Moody-Adams, a legal theorist and pupil of John Rawls. Outside of his studies, Jacob was Literary Editor for The Blue and White, Columbia’s oldest undergraduate magazine. During 2017-2020, he worked as a Marketing Solutions Intern at WebMD and as an Administrative Assistant for the Columbia Department of Earth and Environmental Science.

Jacob hopes to attend law or graduate school in the future.

Education

  • B.A., Columbia University
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Jacob Snyder

Legal Intake and Operations Specialist

Client Testimonials

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    - Former Client
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    - Lorene Schaefer, Esq., President of WinWinResolve.com and Former GC of GE Transportation
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    - David Chen, a Former Client
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    - Former Client
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    - Former Client Donna Kassman, Lead Plaintiff in KPMG Gender Discrimination Class Action
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    - Maria Hallas, Attorney and Journalist
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    - Jacqueline Pena, Lead Plaintiff in The Class Action Wellens v. Daiichi
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    - Female Law Partner
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    - Former Client and VP of a Major Technology Company
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    - A Female Director in a Tech Company
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    - Big Law Attorney
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    - Marc Thomas, Attorney and Former CEO of GE Aviation Materials
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    - Alexander Prout, Managing Director, Head of Asia Pacific at Deutsche Asset Management
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    - Chessy Prout, rape survivor and author of I Have the Right To
  • “I could not have had a better representation for my case.”

    - Former Client
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    - Senior VP and Global Head in Cancer Research
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    - Former Client
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    - Former Client
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    - Former Client
  • “I wanted to thank in particular Saba Bireda for her unwavering focus, patience, diligence and legal acumen.”

    - A Female Television Executive
  • “Top-Notch Attorney”

    - Peer Attorney Declaration
  • “Wouldn’t hesitate to utilize his expertise if the need ever arose again.”

    - Malcolm Wilson, President at Perry & Wilson, Inc.
  • “They were the ultimate legal team and I appreciated the expertise, honesty, candor and partnership in resolving this most complex matter.”

    - Duquoin K. Burgess, former Director of Contracts, Navistar Defense
  • “That's exactly what Ella and her team possess - the ability to strategically position the case, go above and beyond to find the breakthrough.”

    - Female Executive at a multinational company, a Former Client
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    - Former Banking Executive
  • “We had a successful outcome, which was important to our company.”

    - Louis M Scutellaro, President at Mario Industries
  • You know you’re going to have a real fight on your hands.

    - Glen Nager, Partner at Jones Day
  • “I would call her the Muhammed "Ali" of the legal world.”

    - Sales Executive and Former Client
  • “Ali was committed to my case from start to finish.”

    - Law Firm Attorney and Former Client
  • “I recommend her very, very highly.”

    - In-House Counsel and Former Client