Jeffrey serves as Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel. Prior to joining Modern Energy, Jeffrey was a shareholder with Robinson Bradshaw based in Charlotte, North Carolina. He began in the Charlotte office in 1997 and opened the firm’s Research Triangle office in 2008. At Robinson Bradshaw, Jeffrey’s primary areas of practice included private fund formation and private investment transactions. Jeffrey worked extensively with sponsors in the formation of funds of funds, venture capital funds, private equity funds and real estate funds. He assisted both financial investors (private equity and venture capital funds) and strategic investors (companies with corporate venture capital programs) with their portfolio company investments. Jeffrey also chaired the firm’s Institutional Investors Practice Group, and he represented numerous endowments, funds of funds and other institutional investors in connection with their portfolio fund investments.
Jeffrey graduated from Duke University School of Law and holds a BA from Davidson College.