Jeff is an advocate for injured people, an attorney, and a partner at SiebenCarey. He practices in all areas of personal injury law. He is licensed to practice law in Minnesota Federal District Court, the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the State of Wisconsin.
Before becoming an attorney, Jeff served as a volunteer teacher in Bucaramanga, Colombia, South America. He handled work assignments for the Dakota County Sheriff's Department in Hastings and worked with Central Minnesota Legal Services in St. Cloud. Jeff holds membership in the American Association for Justice, the Minnesota Association for Justice and the American, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Dakota County Bar Associations. He also served on the Board of Governors for the Minnesota Association for Justice.
Jeff is certified as a Civil Trial Law Specialist by both the National Board of Trial Advocacy and the Minnesota State Bar Association, a distinction awarded to fewer than 2 percent of all of Minnesota's personal injury attorneys.
Most recently, Jeff was named to the 2020 Edition of Best Lawyers in America, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Inclusion on this list shows that an attorney is respected by his or her peers for professional success.
Since 2014, Jeff has been recognized by Minnesota Super Lawyer and has enjoyed the distinction as a Top 100 Super Lawyer since 2016. Super Lawyer honorees are selected from an annual survey and the distinction is bestowed on less than 5% of Minnesota's practicing attorneys. The Top 100 selection is made from the 27,000+ active licensed lawyers in the State of Minnesota. Previously, Jeff was named a Super Lawyers Rising Stars honoree, he earned the distinction of Rising Star for eight consecutive years.
In 2008, Jeff also received Minnesota Lawyer's "Up and Coming Attorneys" award. This award is reserved for attorneys who have distinguished themselves during their first 10 years of practice. Jeff was one of 25 honorees chosen.
Jeff is fluent in Spanish and is actively involved in providing legal assistance to the Hispanic community.
A native of Hastings, Jeff lives with his wife and sons in Saint Paul and enjoys hunting, cooking and spending time with his family.