Jacob Jeffries

Family Law attorney Jacob Jeffries ’10 of Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson was among top young attorneys recently honored in the 2022 edition of Texas Rising Stars.

The Texas Rising Stars list is comprised of attorneys in the Texas who are age 40 or younger or who have been practicing for 10 years or less, according to a news release. Only 2.5% of eligible attorneys are chosen based on peer nominations and a blue-ribbon panel review.

Jeffries has earned placement on the prestigious list since 2018 for his knowledge and practice of Family Law. His family law experience includes divorce, child custody, child support, property division and appellate disputes. He also handles interstate jurisdiction and unique family law cases.

“Jacob works tirelessly for our clients,” said Scott Downing, managing partner of the Family Law firm. “He is strategic in finding the right solutions for the people he represents, and he knows how to guide them throughout the process.”

Jeffries is active in the State Bar of Texas Family Law, LGBT and Appellate Law Sections. He is a member of the Texas Young Lawyers Association, Collin County Bar Association and the Denton County Bar Association.

He is a graduate of Baylor Law School and Wabash College. While at Wabash, Jeffries was an independent and double majored in religion and psychology.