Jeff has extensive experience representing clients in complex civil litigation and government investigations across a range of diverse industries, including healthcare, financial services, energy and technology. In addition to maintaining a business litigation practice, he defends individuals and companies facing quasi-criminal civil fraud claims, white collar criminal charges, and compliance violations. He also leads internal investigations and provides crisis management services.
Joined Bass, Berry & Sims in 2016. Previously, Jeff practiced for seven years at the boutique litigation firm Neal & Harwell, PLC. Before that, he served as a law clerk to Judge Susan H. Black on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
American Bar Association; Nashville Bar Association: Board Member (2019), Treasurer (2018), Assistant Treasurer (2017); Tennessee Justice Center: Board of Directors and Co-Chair of Development Committee; Belmont Inn of Court (2016-2019)
JD, University of Georgia School of Law (2007) - summa cum laude, Order of the Coif; BA, Furman University (2002) - summa cum laude