Jeff is a partner in the firm. Jeff’s practice involves litigation in a variety civil and complex commercial matters in the state and federal trial and appellate courts, as well as mediation and arbitration. He has represented clients in various commercial disputes, employment and consumer class actions, employment discrimination cases, business tort cases and intellectual property disputes.
Prior to joining Corr Cronin, Jeff was an associate at Foley Hoag LLP in Boston where his practice focused on complex commercial litigation, white collar criminal defense, and intellectual property disputes. Jeff also served as a law clerk for the Honorable Juan R. Torruella on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
Jeff has been selected to the “Rising Star” List for Seattle’s legal community from 2013-2018. He is licensed to practice in Washington and Massachusetts.
Employment Class Action – Represented a Fortune 500 company in Washington wage and hour class action claiming that the company was the joint employer of the class members.
Birkemeier v. AT&T Mobility, LLC – Defending AT&T in products liability action in federal court seeking millions in damages for injuries allegedly suffered from exploding battery in cell phone charging case.
Kirby v. Allergan – Defended pharmaceutical company against claim of disability discrimination by a former sales representative; after four-day arbitration, the arbitrator ruled in our client’s favor and dismissed claimant’s claims in their entirety.
Shammami v. MetroPCS Michican, LLC – Successfully argued motion to dismiss and to compel arbitration in breach of contract case in federal district court in Minnesota.
Rey v. Rey – Obtained dismissal of complaint filed in federal district court in Washington in a sibling dispute over ownership of four different Washington corporations.
HK Wireless v. T-Mobile – Part of team that successfully defended T-Mobile against multi-million dollar claim asserted by former dealer, winning the case outright on summary judgment.
Bojang v. Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc. – Represented manufacturer of food processor in products liability action brought by consumer; successfully argued motion for partial summary judgment and obtained favorable settlement on the eve of trial.
In re: Asbestos Litigation – Represent diverse group of defendants in Washington State asbestos cases.