Love, Jeff B.

Jeff B. Love

Senior Partner
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Jeff Love is Chairman of Locke Lord's Houston office. With 44 years of service to the Firm, Jeff devotes his time to furthering the relationship between the Firm and its clients and represents corporate leaders and CEOs in securing corporate partnerships across the nation. He understands the level of dedication necessary to make Locke Lord one of the top law firms in the country.

Jeff Love is Chairman of Locke Lord's Houston office. With 44 years of service to the Firm, Jeff devotes his time to furthering the relationship between the Firm and its clients and represents corporate leaders and CEOs in securing corporate partnerships across the nation. He understands the level of dedication necessary to make Locke Lord one of the top law firms in the country.

Jeff is also well respected for his service to various humanitarian and community organizations, including the Board and Executive Committee of the U.T. M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and as a National Trustee of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America. On each occasion Jeff has chaired benefits or has been honored, the prior fund raising record for the event has been eclipsed.

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CREDENTIALS
Education
  • J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, 1976
    University of Texas Law Alumni Association; Former National President - Youngest Graduate to Serve
  • B.A., Vanderbilt University, 1971

    Broke three All-Time Vanderbilt hitting records in Southeastern Conference Baseball and also named to “All Academic” Conference Team

Bar Admissions
  • Texas
Professional Affiliations
    • Member, Board of Visitors Executive Committee, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center (2013-Present)
    • National Trustee, Phi Delta Theta Fraternity Foundation (2010-2018)
    • Member, Board of Visitors, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center (1991-Present)
    • National Trustee, Boys & Girls Clubs of America (1994-2019)
    • Memorial Hermann Community Relations Board Committee (2008-Present)
    • Memorial Hermann Healthcare Foundation Board (1999-2007)
    • Board of Directors, Past Chairman, Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation (1985-Present)
    • Development Board, University of Texas-Houston Health Science Center (1998-Present)
    • Board of Directors, Fred Jones Capital Corporation (1998-Present)
    • Director, J.P. Morgan Chase (formerly Texas Commerce) & Co. - Houston Regional Advisory Board (1990-2009)
    • Board and Executive Committee, Greater Houston Partnership (2002-2009)
Awards & Recognitions
    • Co-Honoree and Recipient, "Outstanding Contribution to Education Award,” Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Association of Greater Houston at its Annual Scholarship Dinner (2011)
    • Recipient, Phi Delta Theta International Fraternity's Distinguished Alumnus Award; one of 10 individuals selected for since the Fraternity was founded in 1848 when conferred (2009)
    • Honoree, The Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs Dinner
    • Honoree, National Trustee Dinner, Boys & Girls Clubs of America (2004)
    • Past Honorary Consul General of Sweden in Texas (1983-1989)
    • Knighthood Conferred by King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden (1989)
    • Five Outstanding Young Houstonians Award (1988)
    • Five Outstanding Young Texans Award (1988)
    • Outstanding Young Texas Ex Award (selected by the University of Texas Ex Students Association annually to Four Alumni Under 41) (the first recipient not to attend The University of Texas as an undergraduate) (1988)
    • Named, Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Law
Community Leadership
    • Chair, The University of Texas MD Anderson "Living Legend Benefit" featuring former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (December 2018)
    • Chair, The University of Texas MD Anderson Volunteer Endowment for Patient Support (VEPS) Luncheon (March 2014)
    • Finance Committee, George W. Bush Presidential Committee (1999-2000 and 2003-2004)
    • Past Chairman, The Houston Campaign, March of Dimes, Houston Chapter (1985)
Professional History
    • Senior Partner, Locke Lord LLP
    • Chairman, Houston Office
    • Chairman, Locke Lord Practice Development Committee (1987-2006)