Jake Ethé graduated cum laude from Columbia University in 2017 with a B.A. in American Studies. During his time at Columbia, he was a member of the Columbia University Parliamentary Debate Team, the Academic Awards Committee, and a finalist for the Wallace A. Gray Prize for excellence in writing. His favorite courses focused on American history, law, fiction, and poetry. In 2016, Jake worked at the New York State Family Court, where he specialized in educational planning for ESL students and students in foster-care. After graduation, he was a caregiver for his grandfather. He joined Sivin, Miller & Roche LLP as a Paralegal in July 2018. In his free time, Jake enjoys watching sports, reading, writing, and listening to podcasts.