Jacob F. Giesecke

Jacob Giesecke represents clients in commercial finance transactions. Assisting both lenders and borrowers, Jacob’s experience includes:

  • Secured Financing
  • Asset-based Loans
  • Cash Flow Loans
  • Real Estate Finance

Before joining Waller, Jacob gained experience in the Louisville office of Frost Brown Todd where he assisted national and international financial institutions in closing real estate transactions intended for securitization, ranging in value from $2 million to $95 million dollars.


  • Member, Nashville, Tennessee and American Bar Associations

Prior Affiliations

  • Attorney, Frost Brown Todd LLC,  Louisville, Ky., 2014-2015
  • Associate, Extell Financial Services, Louisville, Ky., 2013-2014
  • Procurement Officer, Oxfam GB, Oxford, England, 2008-2009
  • Marketing Intelligence Executive, Oxfam GB, Oxford, England, 2007


  • J.D., University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law, 2013
    • Commencement Speaker
    • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Animal and Environmental Law
    • President, Student Bar Association
    • National Semi-Finalist, National Energy and Sustainability Moot Court Competition
  • M.Th., Oxford University, Regent’s Park College, 2007
    • Henman Scholarship
    • Regent’s Park College’s VIII Rowing Team
    • Oxford University Powerlifting Team
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Georgetown College, 2004
    • Graduation Day Speaker
    • Dean’s List

Legal Services

Industries Served

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • Kentucky

Up Close

Jacob is an avid traveler. He lived in the United Kingdom for five years and spent a Summer abroad in Venezuela. When not on the road, Jacob and his wife enjoy going to the lake, bicycling, and competitive powerlifting. He and his wife have far less time for those pursuits now that they have welcomed a daughter into their lives.