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Andrew S. Jacob - Phoenix, AZ

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Updated 1/20/2014
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Polsinelli PC

One East Washington
Suite 1200
Phoenix, AZ 85004

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    Andrew S. Jacob Overview

    Andrew Jacob is an accomplished commercial litigation lawyer, interventional cardiologist, and author. After clerking for the Honorable Barry Silverman on the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Andrew joined the firm's complex litigation team. He also earned admission to the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

    During his 15-year tenure as a physician, Andrew chaired multiple medical staff committees, actively consulted for the Health Services Advisory Group and the Arizona Medical Board, and served on the board of directors for the Scottsdale PHO.

    As an author, Andrew has written several publications and served on the editorial board of a peer review journal. He was also recognized as the Teacher of the Year at Scottsdale Healthcare in 2000, just prior to beginning his legal studies.

    • Known by some in the Arizona office as the lawyer's lawyer, Dr. Jacob focuses his practice on the complex legal analysis required by our more difficult cases.
    • One of the leading attorneys on a challenging labor union unfair representation case, Dr. Jacob played an integral role in formulating and implementing the successful legal strategy that resulted in a rare plaintiff's win.

    Practice Areas

    • Appellate
    • Commercial Litigation
    • Litigation

    Current Employment Position(s)

    • Of Counsel

    Bar Admissions

    • Arizona, 2003
    • U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 2004
    • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2004
    • Arizona Supreme Court, 2003

    Other Affiliations

    • State Bar of Arizona, Arizona State Bar Committee On The Rules Of Professional Conduct (Member)
    • Arizona Medical Association
    • Maricopa County Medical Society


    • Arizona State University, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Tempe, Arizona, 2003
      Honors: magna cum laude
      Honors: Judge Mary B. Schroeder Federal Practice Award
      Honors: Pedrick Scholar
      Honors: Order of the Coif
      Honors: Center Scholar (Center for Law, Science, and Technology)
      Honors: Outstanding Graduate
    • Duke University Medical School, 1976
    • University of Massachusetts, 1972
      Honors: summa cum laude

    Past Positions

    • Scottsdale PHO, Board
    • Honorable Barry G. Silverman, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, Clerkships
    • U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, 1979 - 1981


    • Teacher of the Year at Scottsdale Healthcare, 2000 - Present
    • Selected for inclusion in Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2013
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    Office Information


    One East Washington
    Suite 1200
    Phoenix, AZ 85004






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