Jacob Thorington eagerly jumped right into practice after earning his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of St. Thomas School of Law in May 2007. With an impressive breadth of knowledge in the areas of divorce, post divorce, contempt, child support modification, alimony modification, paternity, and custody cases, it’s no surprise he graduated magna cum laude. An Eagle Scout hailing from Manchester, Tennessee, and a member of the Tennessee Bar Association, the Williamson County Bar Association, and the American Inn’s of Court for Williamson County, Jacob is very dedicated to serving others. He loves living in Franklin with his beautiful wife, his three adorable children and the family dog. He enjoys staying involved in the community, participating and serving at Franklin First United Methodist Church and playing an active role as a member of the Next Generation of the Heritage Foundation in Franklin. A natural leader, Jacob is an experienced litigator recognized for his extensive, innovative and thorough trial preparation, always being there for his clients, ready to help them resolve their family issues with his guiding advice and personable smile.
Jacob has been repeatedly named as a Super Lawyers Mid-South Rising Star. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.
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