• Biography

    Licensed in Texas and New York, Jeff has more than 19 years of experience representing a variety of clients in the energy and finance industries with secured and unsecured credit facilities, project finance and other structured energy transactions. As the co-chair of the firm's Energy Practice Group, Jeff has broad experience in all facets of the energy business with a focus in the merchant energy industry particularly on working with ISDA, NAESB, EEI and other industry form agreements. He is also a member of Haynes and Boone's Executive Committee. Jeff regularly speaks and writes on current topics in the energy industry.

    Professional Recognition

    • Recognized in Euromoney's Expert Guides, Legal Media Group, for Energy and Natural Resources, 2015; Energy and Environment, 2017.

    Professional and Community Activities

    • Adjunct Professor, SMU Law School
    • Member, Practical Law Advisory Board, Project Finance Section
  • Education and Clerkships

    • J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 1996
    • M.B.A., Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business, 1996
    • B.A., University of Michigan, 1992
  • Admissions

    • Texas
    • New York