Jake is an associate at Starnes Davis Florie LLP. His practice is focused on civil litigation including medical malpractice, complex business litigation, and professional liability.
Jake graduated from the University of Alabama School of Law in 2019. While attending law school, he served as Executive Articles Editor on the Law & Psychology Review and served on the John A. Campbell Moot Court Board. Jake was also a member of the Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society.
For undergrad, Jake attended Auburn University, where he studied Mechanical Engineering.
- Recently won an arbitration involving a claim against an accounting firm for allegedly breaching the standard of care. The claimant was seeking in excess of $7 million in damages.
Presentations and Publications
- Jake MacKay and Tyler McIntyre, “Often Forgotten, But Easy to Remember,” DRI – Raising the Bar Newsletter, Vol. 17, Issue 3, October, 2021.
- Jake MacKay, “Recent Decisions Pose a Risk to the Flexibility & Efficiency of Arbitration,” For the Defense (DRI Magazine), Vol.63, No. 8, pages 65-66, August 2021.
News & Insights
Jake enjoys spending his free time watching college football, fishing, and travelling with his wife, Carmen.