Jeff is originally from Miami, Florida. A graduate of Florida State University, he majored in political science and worked extensively in student government and Florida legislature. He began his career in commercial construction, finance and real estate development, which dovetailed into a legal career focusing on construction litigation and insurance bad faith. Jeff maintains his civil litigation practice and also serves as general counsel to multiple corporations in the retail, wholesale, manufacturing, construction, real estate development and outdoor sports industries.
Jeff moved to Colorado in 2010 and met his wife Rachael. They have two sons that have been Paddington students.