Jacobsen, Orr, Lindstrom & Holbrook, P.C., L.L.O. of Kearney, Nebraska, recently announced the addition of Elizabeth Chrisp (J.D. 2015) as an associate attorney.
Liz received her dual Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice and Political Science, with Honors, from the University of Nebraska at Kearney in 2010 and is a 2015 Sterling Honors graduate from the University of South Dakota School of Law, where she graduated second in her class. Liz is native to the Kearney area, having graduated from Elwood High School, and she currently resides in Amherst.
While in law school, Liz served as Editor-in-Chief of the South Dakota Law Review, competed in a national trial team tournament in Puerto Rico, and served as graduate assistant to the Dean and writing professors where she assisted in legal writing instruction and individually tutored first-year law students. She was the recipient of multiple academic and writing scholarships and twelve Deans Awards for Academic Achievement which are awarded to the student with the highest grade in each course.