Jacob Raehn is an associate in the Atlanta office of Hall Booth Smith. A native of Hilton Head Island, SC, he received his J.D. from the University of South Carolina School of Law and his B.A. from Clemson University. During law school, he was awarded the Luther Lee Award for Trial practice and he served as Chief Justice of the Moot Court Bar. He was also a member of the John Belton O'Neal Inn of Court, served as a law student ambassador, student body representative and peer mentor.
Before joining HBS, Mr. Raehn worked as a law clerk, summer associate, and then associate attorney for a national litigation firm where he focused on high stakes medical malpractice cases. He has successfully second-chaired trials spanning Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina. He has experience with cases that have received national news coverage from CNN, Huffington Post, and Buzzfeed. Mr. Raehn holds a certificate of Advanced Trial Advocacy from the AAJ.
B.A., Clemson University, 2007
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law, 2013
South Carolina, 2014
North Carolina, 2014
The U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina, 2014
The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2014
Invited Speaker: "End Distracted Driving" – Student Awareness Initiative (Columbia, SC - Feb. 2016)
Invited Speaker: "Jury Vetting in the Digital Age" – Attorney Roundtable (Pittsburg, PA – May, 2013)
The South Carolina Bar Association
The North Carolina Bar Association
The Georgia Bar Association