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Jacob Runyon

Title/s:  Adjunct Faculty


Jacob Runyon is a graduate from Loyola University School of Law Chicago. While in law school Jacob clerked at a law firm practicing insurance defense. Soon after graduating from Loyola in 2011, Jacob relocated to Texas, where he spent several years focused on large FCPA cases in Brazil, utilizing his fluency in Portuguese.  Since 2017, he has worked as a litigator and appellate attorney for The Clinesmith Firm, where he specializes in nursing home abuse cases all over the country.  Since 2012, Jacob has worked as an adjunct faculty member for Loyola where he teaches Introduction to Legal Research, MJ Masters Thesis I and II and specializes in Bluebook citations.  Jacob is also the proud Husband and Father of 4 young children.

New Mexico
District of Columbia
Supreme Court of the United States


BA., Political Science, Business Minor, Brigham Young University
JD, Loyola University School of Law Chicago