Jacob D. Strawn Graduated Second in His Class at the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law at the University of Memphis


Memphis, Tenn.—(October 18, 2016) Litigation and business law firm Spicer Rudstrom PLLC announced today the addition of Memphis native Jacob D. Strawn to its downtown office. As an associate, he will focus his practice in litigation, primarily in insurance defense, premises liability, products liability, and workers’ compensation. His hiring brings the total number of attorneys in the Memphis office to 10.

“Spicer Rudstrom knows that our clients require and expect highly skilled and smart practitioners who understand the law and keep up with the changing trends that affect them,” said S. Newton Anderson, office managing member of Spicer Rudstrom. “Jake graduated second in his class in law school, and since bringing him on board as a clerk two years ago, we have seen first-hand how intelligently he researches and writes. He has shown a persistent determination to do whatever is required to uphold the legal rights and best interests of our clients, and we are excited to have him join our already outstanding team of litigators.”

Jacob is a graduate of the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, where he earned five CALI awards—in Administrative Law, Business Organizations, Civil Procedure II, Secured Transactions, and Products Liability. He also served in several roles, including as Notes Editor for the University of Memphis Law Review, Vol. 46, and as Associate Chief Justice for the Honor Council.



Spicer Rudstrom, PLLC was founded in 1963 and currently has more than 35 attorneys with offices in Memphis, Nashville, Chattanooga, Knoxville, Little Rock, and Texarkana. We offer representation across industries, including construction, real estate, employment, medical malpractice, retail and hospitality, trucking and transportation, and business. Our clients range from local and national businesses to international companies seeking business, legal, and litigation services. The firm’s commitment to its clients and its entrepreneurial spirit drive Spicer Rudstrom to be the premier litigation firm in the South. For more information, visit www.spicerfirm.com.