Jeff is a partner of Miller Nash. Before joining the firm in 1998, he served as City Attorney for Lake Oswego and County Counsel in Benton County. Jeff’s practice focuses on government, education, administrative law, construction contracting, and land use planning for public- and private-sector clients. He enjoys assisting private clients in navigating the often complex public and administrative processes relating to operating a business or use of property. He also enjoys working with public-sector clients to help achieve their important civic and educational goals. He likes to work as part of the client’s team, with a focus on problem-solving.
Areas of Jeff’s work include state and local governance, K-12 and higher education law, government entities, public finance, public records and meetings, revenue and taxation, public contracting, construction contracting, utility franchising, land use planning, including energy facility siting, and election law. Jeff is licensed to practice in Oregon and Washington.