Overview

Jeffrey Anderson is a Houston litigation attorney who works with clients to obtain favorable outcomes before arbitration forums including the American Arbitration Association (AAA), Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Services Inc. (JAMS) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Inc. (FINRA), as well as in state and federal courts. In addition to his traditional trial experience, Mr. Anderson has managed teams of more than 20 lawyers during sophisticated eDiscovery projects before special masters in state and federal court litigation.

Mr. Anderson assists financial institutions with the efficient management of high-volume litigation dockets and with the navigation of evolving regulatory frameworks. He is well-versed in federal and state consumer protection statutes and has extensive working knowledge in the consumer finance industry. Mr. Anderson also represents healthcare and energy companies in both the prosecution and defense of commercial claims and in emergency situations involving injunctive relief.

In addition, Mr. Anderson serves on Holland & Knight’s Innovation Committee, where he focuses on the firm’s development and adoption of technology including applications utilizing machine learning and artificial intelligence. In the community, Mr. Anderson serves on the Houston Bar Association’s Special Olympics Committee and represents U.S. military service members in his active pro bono practice. 

Experience

  • Obtained an award of approximately $1.5 million on behalf of the owners of a rural hospital following a two-week arbitration
  • Successfully defended an oil and gas services company against an application for temporary injunction
  • Achieved favorable resolutions in dozens of consumer cases in arbitration and in state and federal courts on behalf of consumer finance companies, credit access businesses, credit services organizations and third-party debt collectors    

Credentials

Education
  • Texas Tech University School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude
  • Texas A&M University, B.S., cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Texas
Honors & Awards
  • Texas Tech University School of Law Administrative Law Journal, Articles Editor

Speaking Engagements