Jeff is a partner with the law firm of Dickinson & Wheelock, P.C. He has been practicing law since 1991. He focuses on helping entrepreneurs.
His areas of practice include:
He is also an arbitrator for the NASD (National Association of Securities Dealers) and a mediator.
University of Houston Law Center, J.D. 1991
Executive Editor, Houston Law Review
Rice University, B.A. (Economics) 1988
Founding member of his law firm. Personally involved in starting and overseeing a 20-employee company which provided scientific testing and reporting, and several companies investing in oil and gas exploration. General counsel for several multi-million dollar companies. Member of advisory board/board of directors of several privately held companies.
Jeff often gives speeches and seminars about legal issues related to business and franchising. He has been a guest speaker for multiple groups, including CNN-Radio, the NFL’s Houston Texans, various Small Business Development Centers throughout Texas, the University of Houston, and the National Franchise & Business Opportunities Show.
- Texas Supreme Court (to practice in all Texas courts)
- United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas - United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas - United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
- United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
*Certified Mediator (through A.A. White Dispute Resolution Institute)
*Certified Arbitrator (for the NASD, Nat'l Assoc. of Securities Dealers)
Married with two great kids (Zoe - 11; Jacob - 9)
Coach of Zoe’s and Jacob’s volleyball, basketball and baseball teams
Member, Chapelwood Methodist Church