Jacob Freese is a native of Chagrin Falls, Ohio. He graduated cum laude from Miami University in 2022 with a B.S. in Finance and Business Economics. During his 1L summer, Jacob served as a judicial intern for Judge Mary Jane Trapp of The Ohio Eleventh District Court of Appeals and as a research assistant for Professor D.P. Waddilove. For his 2L summer, Jacob will be working as a summer associate at Kirkland & Ellis in Chicago. In addition to Law Review, Jacob is a brief writer on the Notre Dame Moot Court Board and the vice president of the Notre Dame Law School Running Group. In his free time, Jacob enjoys staying active, reading, and playing with his dog.