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Jacob Fishman


Adjunct Professor of Law

Jacob joined the Fordham Law Library in July of 2019. He earned his BA from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, his JD from the University of Kansas School of Law, and his MLIS from the University of Arizona School of Information. Prior to joining Fordham, Jacob was an Assistant District Attorney in Wyandotte County, Kansas, where he prosecuted adult felonies. He is a member of the state bars of Kansas and Missouri. He has argued before the Supreme Court of the State of Kansas as well as various panels of the Court of Appeals.


  • MLIS, University of Arizona School of Information, 2019
  • JD, University of Kansas School of Law, 2009
  • BA, University of Missouri-Kansas City, 2004

Admitted to Practice

  • Kansas
  • Missouri