As an associate attorney with Hathaway & Kunz, Jacob Beckett assists in several practice areas, including blockchain, business, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, and securities.
Originally from Colorado, Jacob has been living in Wyoming since 2008. After graduating from the University of Wyoming with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy in 2017, Jacob took a gap year to travel throughout Europe. Returning to Laramie in 2018, Jacob began his studies in law. He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Wyoming with honors in 2021.
While in law school, Jacob assisted Professor George Mocsary as a Research Assistant, contributing to the development of a law review article on insider trading laws. Notably, he also had his own law review article published, advocating for the implementation of a blockchain-enabled voting system in Wyoming. Jacob participated in the College of Law’s Business Law Practicum where he advised clients on entity choice and drafted organizational documents.
When away from the office, Jacob enjoys attending live music and perusing contemporary art galleries and museums. An amateur artist himself, Jacob takes pleasure in experimenting with acrylic paints and plastics. As any true Wyoming resident, he can often be found exploring nature and the outdoor activities it offers.