Jeffrey helps local, regional and national clients navigate state and local government by engaging with the people critical to his clients' business success. The power and importance of personal relationships is one of Jeffrey’s core values.
Past Chief of Staff to Rhode Island General Treasurer
Past Providence City Solicitor
Plaintiff Trial Lawyer for 19 years
Treasurer of Rhode Island Democratic Party
Co-Chair (RI) of Presidential Campaign of Barack Obama
Chairman of Jewish Collaborative Services
Past President of Jewish Seniors Agency of Rhode Island
Past President of Rhode Island Association for Justice
Extraordinary Leadership Award (2019) from Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies for exceptional work toward addressing human service needs in Rhode Island
Maurice Glicksman Leadership Award (2017) by Jewish Seniors Agency of RI
Wiedemann Wysocki Award (2003, 2005, 2010) for significant contributions to Civil Justice System
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Municipal and Government Law
Strategic Advocacy - State and Municipal
Representation before Boards & Commissions
Land Use, Zoning & Approvals
Taxes & Incentives - State and Municipal
Real Estate Development
Cannabis Regulations and Transactions (RI + MA)
Cybersecurity Risk Management
Litigation - Local Counsel
CLIENTS - Current and Former
Real Estate Developers
Shopping Mall Operator
Real Estate Management Co.
Engineering & Infrastructure Co.
Restaurants, Liquor Stores & Gas Stations
Private Equity & Hedge Funds
Community Development Corps.
International Petrochemical Co.
Emory University, BA
Suffolk University Law School, JD
Harvard University, Certificate: Cybersecurity, Managing Risk in the Information Age