Jeff Hall is an accomplished advocate who has tried a broad range of cases to juries and judges throughout the country. Jeff has successfully defended clients in jury trials in plaintiff-friendly venues (including New Jersey, Miami, Chicago, Philadelphia, and West Virginia) and in bench trials against the Department of Justice in government-contract and False Claims Act cases. He has tried numerous complex cases, including environmental class actions and mass product-liability cases, to jury verdicts. Jeff also has substantial experience in federal and state appellate courts.
Jeff has been recognized by numerous legal publications, including BTI which recently named him a 2020 Client Service All Star, Benchmark Litigation which has recognized him as a Litigation Star, and The National Law Journal which has recognized two of his jury verdicts as Verdicts Of The Year. Jeff has taught trial advocacy at The University of Chicago Law School. He joined Bartlit Beck at the firm’s founding in 1993, after four years of litigation experience at Kirkland & Ellis and a clerkship for the Honorable James L. Ryan, United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Prior to practicing law, Jeff was a CPA with PwC.