Jacob Mustafa was born and raised in Houston, Texas. At the age of 18, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication/Print Journalism from Texas State University. He worked for years in the education and journalism fields, working for outlets like ESPN and helping to develop a start-up focused on improving test scores on college admissions tests for underprivileged high school students in the Greater Houston Area. Mustafa attended William & Mary Law School, where he graduated with his Juris Doctor degree. His legal career is built around his passions of helping clients navigate and win within the legal system and advocating for his clients as ardently as possible. When not fighting vigorously for clients, he is an avid reader and traveler who enjoys playing and watching basketball as well as spending time with his loved ones.