Jeff joined Christensen & Jensen as an associate in 2019. His practice areas include complex commercial disputes, civil litigation, real estate, health care, vaccine injury, education, and health care. He is one of only a few Utah attorneys admitted to the United States Court of Federal Claims to handle vaccine injury cases, as well as David Richards of this firm. During his career, Jeff has represented a variety of clients ranging from some of the nation’s largest financial institutions and corporations to individual home buyers. Jeff has represented clients in both state and federal court in Utah and Nevada (via pro hac vice admission). Jeff is currently a member of the executive committee of the Health Law section of the Utah State Bar and will chair the Health Law section from May 2019 to May 2020. He previously served as treasurer, secretary, and vice-chair of the Health Law section.
Jeff clerked for Associate Chief Justice Ronald E. Nehring at the Utah Supreme Court from August 2013 to August 2014. Jeff graduated with honors from the University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law in 2013. In law school, Jeff was a semi-finalist in the Traynor Moot Court competition, a William H. Leary Scholar, a teaching assistant in legal writing, and the executive managing editor and symposium editor of the Journal of Law and Family Studies. Jeff also helped create and direct a pro bono legal clinic and was a graduate research fellow in the Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences. Jeff has also published an article on gestational surrogacy and the Family Medical Leave Act. Prior to law school, Jeff worked in hospital administration at the University of Utah, Health Science Center.
Areas of Practice
Real Estate Litigation
Utah State Supreme Court
United States District Court for the District of Utah
United States Court of Federal Claims
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