Columbia, SC Lawyer with Real-World Experience
After practicing law for over 36 years, Jeffrey has landed at Blair Cato to start an exciting new chapter in his legal career. Jeffrey was drawn to Blair Cato by their professionalism and drive to be the best at their chosen areas of practice. Jeffrey hopes to be a welcome addition to Blair Cato by integrating his real estate and creditor rights practice into their firm. Jeffrey represents various lenders and banks in their commercial and consumer collections to include bankruptcy. Jeffrey also has numerous contacts with realtors in Columbia and is associated with relocation companies which assist employees who are moving in or out of the greater Columbia area.
Jeffrey and his wife have lived in Forest Acres, Forest Lake, Wildewood and are now residents of Woodcreek Farms. Jeffrey and Linda’s daughter, Marissa, is a TV Reporter/Anchor who is now residing in Hazard, Kentucky with prior stints in Amarillo, Texas and Anchorage, Alaska. Their son, Keenan, is in the computer software world and is currently residing in Atlanta, Georgia.
Since graduating from UGA and coming to Columbia to attend USC Law School, Jeffrey has been involved with the: American Heart Association as a member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the S.C. Affiliate (1992-1994) and a member of the Mid-Atlantic Board of Directors, American Heart Association (1998-1999); Board of Directors and President of Columbia Country Club (1994-1995); and a member of the Steering Committee and initial Board of Directors of the Members Club at Widewood & Woodcreek (2009-2010). Jeffrey is currently on the Board of Directors of Tree of Life Temple and a Spring Valley Rotarian.
When Jeffrey is not working or volunteering he is playing golf or tennis. Don’t be alarmed or concerned if Jeffrey is not available on some Friday afternoons when the sun is shining and he is out of the office inspecting 18 parcels of prime real estate.