Mitchell H. Jacobs

General Counsel

Mitchell has been treasurer and general counsel of EMI since 1981. He has helped EMI resolve the unique legal challenges presented as the independent power industry evolved from early qualifying facilities to independent power facilities and merchant facilities. Prior to joining EMI, Mitchell was employed by Coopers & Lybrand and Hale and Dorr. He practiced law privately from 1980 to 1990, concentrating in taxation and real estate development. Mitchell graduated from Harvard College and Cornell University Law School and has a master’s degree in taxation from Boston University Law School.