Jeff practises corporate and securities law, focusing on advising public companies and investment dealers. Practice involves financings for public and private companies, mergers & acquisitions, private equity funds, and corporate governance. Has written on topics including private placements, venture capital, shareholders’ meetings, continuous disclosure and securities practice and has taught courses on those and other subjects for groups including the CLE Society of BC, Simon Fraser University, Insight and the Law Society’s PLTC. Adjunct Professor of Law, Securities Regulation, University of British Columbia. Editor of the annual Carswell publication British Columbia Securities Act and Rules Annotated. Author, "Securities and Stock Exchanges", Canadian Encyclopedic Digest, 4th edition, Ontario and Western editions. Past chairman of the Securities Section of the CBABC. Previously seconded to the BC Securities Commission in the corporate finance and policy and legislation areas. British Columbia Bar, 1986. Included in the 2016 edition (and since 2009) of The Best Lawyers in Canada (corporate law, securities law). Martindale-Hubbell BV distinguished.