Client Advisory


Jeffrey is a Partner in the Los Angeles office. A practicing attorney for more than 40 years, Jeff brings significant legal depth to our clients, as well as access to his extensive network of Los Angeles professionals. He specializes in estate planning, probate, and trust administration.

Prior to joining Cerity Partners, Jeff served as Chairman and Principal at Covington Capital Management. Before joining Covington in 2007, he served as Managing Director of Bingham Legg Advisers LLC, a joint venture created by law firm Bingham McCutchen and investment manager Legg Mason. Prior to that, Jeff was a principal at the law firm of Riordan & McKinzie for 18 years.

Jeff devotes an extraordinary amount of time, energy, and expertise to championing causes he believes in. In addition to the list of non-profits below, he served for many years on the board of IFES, a Washington-based organization that provides election assistance in emerging democracies around the world. Jeff is passionate about spending time with his family, traveling, and performing community service.


  • B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles
  • JD, Magna Cum Laude, from Loyola Law School


  • Los Angeles Business Journal LA 500 (LA's Most Influential Leaders), 2018 - 2023
  • Co-Founder and Board Member of the Los Angeles Sports and Entertainment Commission
  • Co-Board Chair of Alzheimer’s Los Angeles
  • Board Member of the Los Angeles Jewish Home Foundation
  • Board Member of the Play Equity Fund
  • Board Member of the Mark Hughes Foundation
  • Board Member of the LA84 Foundation

Connect with Jeffrey

By clicking “Submit”, you acknowledge that we collect your name, email address and phone number to respond to your inquiries and provide you information about our products and services in accordance with our Privacy Policy. If you are a California resident, please see our CCPA Notice to California Residents.

Meet Our  Client Advisory Colleagues