He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science in 1975 from the University of California at Santa Barbara, and went on to earn his Juris Doctor degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles in 1978.
During his career, he has represented both policyholders and insurance companies in insurance coverage and bad faith actions.
Jeffrey gained experience as a litigation attorney with various Southern California law firms including Staitman & Snyder, Simon, Buckner, Hale & Migdal and Wasserman, Comden & Casselman and was a partner in the firm of Slott & Diamond before starting the insurance coverage law firm, The Law Offices of Jeffrey Diamond in 1995.
After having taught Insurance Law for a number of years in California at the University of La Verne College of Law and University of West Los Angeles School of Law, Jeffrey joined the Georgia State University College of Law faculty in 2009 as an Adjunct Professor of Insurance Law. In 2012 he joined Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School in a similar capacity.
He is also a law instructor for the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts, a national educational organization which conducts continuing education programs for financial professionals across the country. In addition, since 2008, Jeffrey has served on the faculty in the widely recognized Kessler-