Since March of this year, Jeff serves as State Counsel and Field Director for U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn and has assisted Senator Blackburn craft her Rural Health Agenda.

Prior to that, Jeff was a partner in the Nashville-based law firm Waller Lansden where his practice focused on distressed health care companies all around the country as well as government relations work before the Tennessee General Assembly.

Previously, Jeff served for 14 years as general counsel for a regional health care company focused on skilled nursing facilities, home health, hospice, and geriatric-psychiatric hospitals and headquartered in Tennessee. Jeff began his professional career at a Memphis law firm in the late 1980s.

Jeff is an adjunct faculty member at Belmont University’s College of Law in Nashville and has taught at a number of other universities.