Provided by Andrew M Jacobs
Andrew Jacobs is a leader in Arizona appellate practice. He is the Chair of Snell & Wilmer’s appellate practice and a Fellow of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers. He has argued 40 civil appeals, was twice nominated to the Governor as a candidate for the Arizona Supreme Court, has been appointed by the Arizona Supreme Court to four different commissions or committees, has been a principal drafter of many of the Arizona Rules of Civil Procedure, and is a chapter author of the upcoming edition of the Arizona Appellate Handbook. Andrew’s appellate experience includes being counsel of record in a case accepted for review by the U.S. Supreme Court, arguing over a dozen times to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (including en banc) and eight times to the Nevada Supreme Court. Andrew has argued to the Arizona Supreme Court, the Arizona Court of Appeals (both Divisions), the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, the Utah Court of Appeals, and the Colorado Court of Appeals.
Andrew was honored by the Arizona State Bar as Member of the Year, has been rated by Martindale-Hubbell AV and recognized by Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers in America® for Appellate Law and Commercial Litigation.
Clients benefit from Andrew Jacobs's depth of experience in complex state and federal appellate disputes, having argued before the Seventh and Ninth Circuits and in appellate courts across Arizona and Nevada. His practice includes commercial litigation, class action work and civil rights matters, serving as both trial and appellate counsel.
"Andrew is very smart, experienced and sophisticated.""He is a talented lawyer, a great writer and analyst, and is creative in presenting sophisticated arguments."