Jeff LeForce
Staff Attorney
Office of the Standing Chapter 13 Trustee, Carey Ebert
500 N. Central Expressway, Suite 350
Plano, TX 75074

Jeff LeForce serves as the Staff Attorney to Carey D. Ebert, Standing Chapter 13 Trustee, Eastern District of Texas in Plano.  Before July 2016, Jeff was a solo practitioner and a partner in an AmLaw 100 law firm.  For over 20 years, his primary practice was commercial bankruptcy, corporate workouts and restructuring, and complex business transactions.  During that time, Jeff represented secured and unsecured creditors, preference defendants, corporate debtors, creditors’ committees, purchasers of assets from bankruptcy estates, Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 trustees, and many other parties in bankruptcy and other commercial matters.  Before entering private practice, he clerked for the Hon. Massie Tillman, United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Texas (Fort Worth Division). 

Jeff received a B.B.A. in Finance and Economics from Baylor University in 1991 and a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in 1994.  He is admitted to the State Bar of Texas, all Federal District Courts in Texas, and the Fourth and Fifth Circuits of the U.S. Courts of Appeal.