"Honest, Loyal, Trustworthy: Overall, Jacob truly worked for me. I worked with Jacob over the course of three years and I really got to know him and trust him. He was extremely honest in anything we discussed, including personal feelings. I cannot say enough good things. Jacob is truly a wonderful human being and I would recommend him to anyone."
Jacob Reis graduated magna cum laude from St. Norbert College with a Bachelor of Arts Degree and worked as a social studies teacher for the Oconto Falls School District prior to attending law school. Mr. Reis is a graduate and also a former high school football coach for Notre Dame Academy in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Mr. Reis is a partner at the firm and graduated in the top 10% of his class from Marquette Law School where he received CALI Awards for his academic excellence in The Civil Process, Trial Skills and Strategies, and Advanced Legal Research. Mr. Reis has successfully tried personal injury cases in Outagamie, Brown and Winnebago Counties. Mr. Reis is admitted to practice in both the state and federal courts of Wisconsin and is a member of the American Bar Association, the Wisconsin Association for Justice, the American Association for Justice, past president of the Outagamie County Bar Association, and Vice-President of the Brown County Bar Association.
Mr. Reis was named as one of the top young personal injury attorneys in the State of Wisconsin by Milwaukee Magazine in every year from 2006-2012 and one of 2010′s Up and Coming Lawyers by the Wisconsin Law Journal. Mr. Reis also holds an AV peer rating (the highest rating possible) by Martindale-Hubbell. He has been listed as a Wisconsin Super Lawyer since 2013 and named to the 2014 Super Lawyer Top 50 Wisconsin list.
He became a personal injury attorney because his grandfather was killed in an automobile accident when he was a young child and the insurance company treated his grandmother poorly and ultimately took advantage of her. After what his grandmother went through, he wanted to help others avoid that misfortune.
When Mr. Reis isn’t practicing law you can find him on the golf course or cheering on the green and gold. He resides in West De Pere with his wife, Kerry, and their four children.
Click here to read an article by Mr. Reis titled Want to network? Hit the bars, which was featured in the Wisconsin Law Journal.