Jeff has practiced law for over 25 years in general transactional, intellectual property and immigration matters. He earned a B.A. in European Studies, Magna Cum Laude, from Seattle Pacific University and a post-baccalaureate B.S. in Cell and Molecular Biology from the University of Washington. He earned a J.D. from Seattle University School of Law and is admitted to practice in the State of Washington, the United States District Court for Western Washington, and is a registered patent attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Jeff also served on the board of the Department of Biology and Department of Germanics at the University of Washington, the Washington State Bar International Practice Section, and as a trusted source for the German Consulate. He is passionate about the Seattle community, serving the homeless and underprivileged for over 15 years at Open Door Legal Services at Seattle's Union Gospel Mission. He also volunteers weekly at the Washington State Reformatory.