Biography

Jamey is a highly-regarded business lawyer with many years of experience handling general healthcare and corporate law, especially sophisticated medical and technology transfer transactions. He represents leading healthcare institutions and technology companies (both bio and high tech), individual physicians and research scientists.

In addition to medical and technology transfer matters, corporate clients seek Jamey’s expertise with discrete issues involving HIPAA, FDA marketing, contracts, commercial lending, and securities law. He represents major companies and other entities dealing with organization, financing, business and intellectual property issues ­ ranging from acquisitions through exit strategies ­ as well as other complex business law issues.

Jamey joined the firm in 1992. Before that, he was with the former firm of Palmer & Dodge in that firm’s Business Law Department. After graduating from law school, he served as law clerk to the Honorable Kenneth F. Ripple, Circuit Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

Jamey coordinated program presentations at several mid-year and annual meetings of the American Bar Association in Boston, New York, New Orleans and Chicago

Outside the office Jamey enjoys spending time with my family, climbing the step mill, and reading.

Services/Industries

Education

  • Washington and Lee University School of Law  (J.D., summa cum laude)
    • Order of the Coif. Lead Articles/Research Editor, Author, Washington and Lee Review (1986-1988)
  • University of New Hampshire  (B.A., cum laude)
    • Whittemore School of Business and Economics

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts

Memberships

  • New York Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association
  • Past Co-Chairperson, Section of Science and Technology, Committee on Enterprise and Commercialization, American Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Advisory Board, “Technology Development and Transfer Report” Civic Research Institute, Inc.

Honors

  • Massachusetts Super Lawyer

Court and Other Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit Bar
  • Northern District of Indiana Bar

Firm Highlights

Blog

Attention Portland Employers: Updates on Mask Mandate, Hazard Pay

On Monday, Portland City Councilors took two significant actions that affect employers in Portland, Maine. First, the Council repealed an emergency order from March 2020, eliminating the hazard pay provision set forth in the...

Blog

Elimination of Good Faith Relief for ACA Reporting

On November 22, 2021, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published proposed regulations that codify, among other things, an automatic extension of the deadline for furnishing IRS Forms 1095-C to employees. IRS Forms 1095-C are...

Publication/Podcast

Courts Expand on Rules Regarding the Protection of Retirement Plan Assets

Matter

Trademark Litigation: Software

Represented trademark owner in litigation with foreign software company. Successfully defeated motion to dismiss on jurisdictional grounds, which was affirmed on appeal. Also successfully defeated summary judgment motion, which resulted in case settling before...

Matter

Copyright Litigation: Software

Defended equipment manufacturer in copyright dispute involving firmware for digital subscriber line access multiplexers (“DSLAMs”). Case resolved favorably.

Publication/Podcast

Federal Vaccine Mandates: How to Respond to Ever-Changing Court Rulings

OSHA’s ETS, CMS’s Mandate, Federal Contractor Mandates, each of these federal vaccine policies have experienced legal challenges over the course of the last two months. On January 11, 2022, Verrill attorney Tawny Alvarez on...

News

Pair of Recent Victories Hearten Counsel for MassHealth Providers

Verrill attorney David G. Lazarus was recently mentioned in the Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly article "Pair of Recent Victories Hearten Counsel for MassHealth Providers." The article covers two appellate court decisions regarding the boundaries to...

Event

Maine State Bar Association Winter Bar Conference

Join Verrill Partner, Anya F. Endsley on Friday, January 28, 2022 for session ten of this year's Maine State Bar Association Winter Bar Conference, Estate Planning Under the New Rules. Anya, along with attorneys...

News

Verrill Welcomes Experienced Trust & Estates, Tax Partner Ruth Mattson

(January 5, 2022) – Verrill is pleased to welcome Ruth Mattson to the firm’s Boston office as a Partner in its Private Clients & Fiduciary Services Group. Mattson advises individuals and families on estate...

Blog

BREAKING: The Supreme Court Blocks OSHA COVID Vaccine/Testing Rule (NFIB v. OSHA) and Allows the Healthcare (Medicare/Medicaid) Vaccine Rule (Biden v. Missouri) to Take Effect

In NFIB v. OSHA , the Court focused its decision on OSHA’s emergency temporary standards which require the Secretary to show (1) “that employees are exposed to grave danger from exposure to substances or...

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