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Jeffery M. Wheat

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Biography

Jeff was born and raised in Garland, TX and has been around the world twenty times without losing his Texas roots. At age 22, he joined the Army and was stationed at Ft. Stewart, GA where he served as a combat medic in the 3rd Infantry Division. Later, he obtained his first law degree from the University of South Africa and bought a house with his beautiful wife Nicole. Today, he lives on Mercer Island with his family. He is fanatical about the game of chess and loves Shakespeare, the Simpsons, and Linux.

Education

  • University of Washington School of Law, Seattle, Washington
    • LL.M.
  • University of South Africa/Universiteit van Suid-Afrika
    • Bachelor of Laws

Practice Areas

  • Litigation Services
  • Corporate Services
  • Transactional Services

Professional Associations

  • King County Judiciary and Litigation Committee, Member
  • King County Bar Association Business Law Section, Chairperson
  • American Bar Association
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • King County Bar Association
  • National LGBT Bar Association
  • Washington State Veterans Bar Association

Past Positions

  • NLA Legal Inc, Associate Attorney, 2016 to 2017
  • Geo Isserow & Friedman, Candidate Attorney, 2014 to 2015
  • Ashur Group, Business Development Manager, 2012 to 2014
  • US Army, Combat Medic, 2005 to 2011

Languages

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Current Employment Position

  • Partner, 12/01/2018

Bar Admissions

  • Washington
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Washington
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit

Pro Bono Activities

  • Spouses' Club of Lewis-McChord