As founder and managing partner of MV Law, Jeff is entirely dedicated to providing his clients with the quality, professionalism and integrity they deserve. Jeff has been practicing in the area of Estate Planning and Business Transactional law for over 40 years. He has nurtured and developed a dedicated team and staff with over 100 years of experience in Trust and Estate Administration and Litigation. Jeff is also well versed in the areas of international law and domestic and offshore asset protection law. His close ties with respected attorneys across the globe, financial advisers and certified public accountants, provides our clients with access to experienced and ethical professionals to assist with real estate investment and purchases, land development, business acquisitions and sales, and domestic and foreign investment.
Jeff’s knowledge and experience have vaulted him to the top of his field, culminating in his designation by Worth magazine as one of America’s Top 100 Attorneys. Los Angeles Magazine has named him as one of California’s Super Lawyers and OC Metro Magazine designated Jeff as one of Orange County’s Top Lawyers. The Nationally Renowned Attorney Rating Service, AVVO, has rated Jeff a perfect 10/10 Superb and he has continued to achieve the highest AV rating/Preeminent Lawyer by Martindale Hubbell. Jeff has recently authored the American Bar Association publication, The ABA Consumer Guide to Asset Protection Planning. Jeff is a nationally sought after lecturer and speaker in the areas of Asset Protection, Estate and Business Planning, dedicating his time and knowledge to provide continuing education to thousands of attorneys, CPAs and planning professionals each year.
Jeff earned his B.A. degree, cum laude, from Brigham Young University, and his J.D. degree, with honors, from the University of California at Los Angeles. Jeff is a member of the State Bar of California, United States District Court (Central District of California), United States Supreme Court and United States Tax Court. Jeff and his wife, Susan, live in Newport Beach and are the parents of seven children and seventeen grandchildren. Jeff was honored by the Orange County Father’s Day Council as the Orange County Father of the Year in 2007.