Admitted Georgia Bar Association, 2019
Mercer Law School,
Juris Doctor, 2019
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Certificate in Integrated Liberal Studies
Jacob E. Summer
Jacob Summer focuses primarily on criminal defense. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Mercer Law School. Jacob Summer is admitted to practice law in the State of Georgia.
Jacob Summer was born and raised in Gainesville, Georgia. After graduating from Gainesville High School in 2011, he moved to Madison, Wisconsin to pursue his bachelor’s degree in philosophy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. While at the University of Wisconsin, Mr. Summer wrote for his school newspaper, The Badger Herald. Upon graduating from college in 2015, he moved back to Georgia and began working at Alston & Bird in Atlanta, Georgia as a Resource Center Clerk. After gaining some experience working in a major corporate law firm, he then began pursuing his legal education at Mercer Law School in 2016. During his time at Mercer Law School, he interned with the Solicitor's office and the Public Defender's office, gaining much experience and knowledge of the inner workings of the criminal justice system. Upon graduating from Mercer Law School in 2019, Mr. Summer immediately began working at the Public Defender’s office in Augusta as an Assistant Public Defender. After gaining some valuable experience in representing indigent clients, Mr. Summer joined forces with his family and became a member of Summer Law Firm in January 2020.
Mr. Summer considers it a privilege to practice law and takes his oath as an attorney very seriously. He recognizes that his obligation is to represent his clients to the best of his ability and cares deeply about the result.