Jacob Muse graduated from University of South Carolina – Columbia in June 1996 with a B.S. in Criminal Justice. While at the University of South Carolina, Jacob interned with the United States Marshal’s Service. Upon graduation, he started working with the Charleston Police Department achieving the rank of Sergeant. While working with the Charleston Police Department, he obtained his Master’s Degree in Education from The Citadel in December 2005. Jacob left the Charleston Police Department in November of 2007 to become a police contractor in Iraq and train Iraqi Police in Baghdad. Upon returning home, Jacob worked at the College of Charleston Department of Public Safety until leaving in 2015 to attend Charleston School of Law where he graduated with honors in 2018.
At Charleston School of Law, Jacob interned for the Charleston County Solicitor’s Office. He also completed over 100 hours of Pro Bono service hours while interning at Thurmond Kirchner & Timbes working on a federal civil rights violation case. Jacob also participated in the Charleston School of Law’s Externship program working on Post Conviction Relief cases.
In his spare time he likes to take road trips with his son, Dalton. They are also annual passholders to Universal Studios Orlando.