*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*
St. Paul, MN, February 26, 2015 - The Jacobson Law Group (Jacobson, Magnuson, Anderson & Halloran, P.C.), a Saint Paul, Minnesota law firm, is pleased to announce Jeffrey K. Holth will join the Firm as an Associate on March 23, 2015. Jeff joins the Firm after serving as a law clerk for Judge Myron H. Bright of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit and, prior to that, as a law clerk for Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Alan C. Page.
Jeff is a 2012 graduate (summa cum laude) of William Mitchell College of Law where he served as an Executive Editor of the Law Review and received several awards for academic excellence. Jeff was an active member of the Indian Law Center at William Mitchell, serving as Indian Law chair for the William Mitchell chapter of the Native American Law Students Association (NALSA) and advancing to the final rounds of the 2012 National NALSA Moot Court competition. During law school, Jeff also worked as a law clerk to the Tribal Court of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and as a judicial extern for United States District Court Judge Donovan W. Frank.
Prior to law school, Jeff attended George Washington University, where he graduated (magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa) with a Bachelor of Arts in political science and criminal justice. Jeff then taught special education for three years at Todd County High School in Mission, South Dakota, on the Rosebud Indian Reservation before entering William Mitchell.
“Jeff’s excellence as a professional and student is matched by his excellence as a person,” said Managing Shareholder Mark Anderson. “We have known Jeff since his early law school days, and we are excited to have him join the Firm and for our clients to get to know him and his work.”