Jacob K. Quinlan

Special Counsel


Jacob Quinlan is special counsel with Foley & Lardner LLP. Jacob is based in the Miami office where he is a member of the Immigration, Nationality, and Consular Law and Government Solutions Practice, focusing on business-related immigration issues.

Previously, Jacob advocated on behalf of insurance carriers on a variety of matters as an associate litigator. In law school, Jacob acted as the Executive Articles Editor of the Florida International University College of Law World Arbitration and Mediation Review. He also assisted in prosecuting traffic crimes, misdemeanors, and felonies as a Certified Legal Intern at the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office and completed a judicial internship under the Honorable Norma S. Lindsey of the Third District Court of Appeal. Jacob is fluent in Spanish and conversant in Portuguese.  

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)


  • Florida International University College of Law (J.D., 2021)
    • Executive Articles Editor, World Arbitration and Mediation Review
    • President, Federalist Society
  • University of Florida (B.A., magna cum laude, 2017)


  • Florida