Jacob Raleigh




Jacob Raleigh is a lifelong resident of mid-Michigan. He grew up in rural Shiawassee County and is a graduate of Durand High School. Jacob attended the University of Michigan in Flint, where he developed an interest in the law before graduating with a degree in Political Science. He then attended law school at the University of Illinois College of Law, serving as an editor of the Elder Law Journal. After law school, Jacob returned to Michigan, where he worked in local government before taking a position with Shiawassee County’s newly created Public Defender Office.

Over more than two years, Jacob defended dozens of clients in a variety of criminal cases in the courts of Shiawassee County. He now brings his knowledge and experience to Ingham County as an Assistant Public Defender.

Phone : (517) 679-2991
Email : jraleigh@ingham.org