Jacob T. Rodenbiker has been appointed by Gov. Jack Dalrymple as North Dakota's newest Uniform Law Commissioner.
Established in 1892, the Uniform Law Commission (also known as the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws) is comprised of more than 300 lawyers qualified to practice law. The members come from each state, the District of Columbia, the Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The ULC researches, drafts, and promotes enactment of uniform state laws in areas of state law where uniformity is desirable and practical. The best known is the Uniform Commercial Code.
Jake is a litigation associate in the Bismarck office of Vogel Law Firm. He is a former prosecutor in Burleigh County and Miami-Dade County, Florida. He presently serves on the Law-related Education Committee of the State Bar Association and previously co-chaired the Young Lawyers Section's Education and Professionalism Committee. He also is a member of the Judge Bruce M. Van Sickle American Inn of Court and is an officer of the Big Muddy Bar Association.
Sept. 12, 2013