Clark, Mize & Linville Announces New Shareholder

Clark, Mize & Linville, Chartered, is pleased to announce that Jacob E. Peterson has become a shareholder in the firm.

Jake concentrates his practice in the areas of litigation and healthcare law. His litigation work includes medical malpractice defense, general insurance defense, and criminal prosecution as a special prosecutor for the City of Salina. Jake also advises clients on a variety of matters including physician contracts, healthcare privacy, and premises liability. He is a native of Lindsborg and graduated from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis with distinction in 2012. He earned his undergraduate degree in physics with highest distinction from Washburn University in Topeka.

Jake serves as Chairman of the Salina/Saline County Crimestoppers, and is also a member of the Board of Directors of Salina Childcare Association, the Kansas Association of Defense Counsel, the Kansas Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section, and the Saline-Ottawa County Bar Association. Jake is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association. He and his wife, Leah, have a 16-month-old son, August, and are expecting a second child in May.