After graduating from Redlands High School, Jeff attended UCLA and earned his B.A in Political Science. Jeff obtained his J.D. from Loyola Law School, where he graduated with First Honors in both International Protection of Human Rights and the rigorous Civil Rights Litigation Seminar. At Loyola, Jeff served on the editorial board of the Loyola of Los Angeles International and Comparative Law Review and participated on the LAWASIA International Moot Court Team. During law school, Jeff also attended the Cornell University Paris Summer Institute, co-sponsored by the Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne.
Jeff practices general civil litigation with a focus on transportation and premises liability claims. He is admitted to the State Bar of California and the United States Courts for the Central, Eastern, and Southern Districts of California. Jeff was recently appointed Chair of the USLAW Future Leaders Group and will serve in that capacity from 2019-2021.
Jeff lives in Santa Barbara with his wife, Pauline, and his son, Elijah.