- Campbell University (JD 1996)
- University of South Carolina (BA 1992)
- North Carolina State Bar
- South Carolina Bar
- U.S. Supreme Court
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina
- U.S. District Court, South Carolina
Jeff is a 1992 graduate of the University of South Carolina and a 1996 graduate of the Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University. Over the years, he has focused his practice on automobile liability and medical malpractice defense. His practice frequently leads him to the courtroom where he has tried well over a hundred cases to verdict.
After building a successful trial practice in North Carolina, Jeff returned to his native South Carolina to start and build Walker Allen’s practice in Mount Pleasant. The office has grown quickly and has developed a reputation as an aggressive defense trial firm.
As a result of his experience, Jeff has lectured frequently at professional seminars on topics ranging from fraud investigations to trial tactics. He has been recognized by North Carolina Legal Elite and Super Lawyers, and he is recognized perennially by Best Lawyers. He has an AV Preeminent Rating (Highest Possible Peer Review Rating in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards) by Martindale-Hubbell.
Jeff is licensed to practice law in South Carolina and North Carolina. He is licensed to practice before Federal Courts at the trial and appellate levels. He is a member of numerous professional associations including the South Carolina Association of Defense Trial Attorneys, the North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys, the Defense Research Institute, the North Carolina Insurance Crime Information Exchange and the North Carolina Inn of Court.
Over the years, Jeff has been very active in church activities having served as a Sunday School teacher and on numerous boards and committees. He has also been active in the community where he has served on the Ethics Committee at a local hospital, the Advisory Board for the Salvation Army and the Committee for Young Life.