Jacob Zweig joined Turner Boyd in 2014. Mr. Zweig graduated magna cum laude
from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, where he focused on intellectual property and Internet law. During law school, Mr. Zweig served as a Senior Articles Editor for the Hastings Law Journal. In recognition of his academic achievement, Mr. Zweig received CALI and Witkin awards for his work in half a dozen classes, including cyberlaw, property law, and an international intellectual property law seminar. Before graduating, Mr. Zweig published a note on copyright law and served as an extern in the chambers of the Honorable Jeffrey S. White of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Mr. Zweig also served as an intern at the American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada and at the Electronic Frontier Foundation.
Prior to joining Turner Boyd, Mr. Zweig served as law clerk to the Honorable Gerald B. Tjoflat of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
Mr. Zweig is admitted to practice in California state courts, the Northern District of California, the Eastern District of Texas, and the Ninth Circuit.
- University of California, Berkeley, B.A. Music, 1999 (honors, phi beta kappa)
- University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 2013 (magna cum laude, Order of the Coif)
Fair Use as Free Speech Fundamental: How Copyright Law Creates a Conflict Between International Intellectual Property and Human Rights Treaties, 64 Hastings L.J. 1549 (2013)