Jeff’s practice is focused on representing banks, other financial institutions, nonbank creditors and debtors in complex corporate lending transactions and restructurings and federal and state consumer finance law compliance. He has served as an expert legal witness on Texas usury law in twelve lawsuits. His practice also encompasses payments law, including representation of merchants, payment processors and banks engaged in automated clearing house (ACH) electronic payments transactions and National Automated Clearinghouse Association (NACHA) rules compliance.
In December 2007, Jeff was a delegate representing the International Bar Association at the Resumed 40th Session of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) convening in Vienna, Austria, during which the UNCITRAL Legislative Guide on Secured Transactions was completed and adopted.
Jeff and his wife, Lea, live in Dallas and have two sons.