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 his family, climbing the step mill, and reading.

Services/Industries

Education

  • Washington and Lee University School of Law  (J.D., summa cum laude)
  • University of New Hampshire  (B.A., cum laude)

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

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Court and Other Admissions

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

Firm Highlights

Blog

Health Plans: PCORI Fee Is Due August 1, 2022

What is the PCORI Fee? The Affordable Care Act created a non-profit corporation, the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (“PCORI”), to conduct research to help individuals, providers, and policymakers make better healthcare choices by advancing...

Event

Annual Update Part 6: Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion - Top Legal Challenges and Best Practices for Your Company

Join Verrill for its sixth session of the 2022 virtual Labor & Employment Annual Update Series. Verrill attorney Tawny Alvarez will discuss steps that employers are taking to embrace diversity in their hiring practices...

Blog

Four Verrill Attorneys Recognized by Chambers & Partners for Energy and Environmental Law in Maine

Verrill attorneys Juliet T. Browne, James I. Cohen, Gordon R. Smith, and Mathew J. Todaro were recently recognized for energy and environmental law in Maine in the 2022 Chambers & Partners Guide . Chambers...

News

Verrill Elects Longtime Partner Scott Anderson as New Managing Partner

Publication/Podcast

New DOJ Task Force Announced Will Impact Health Care Providers & Prescribers in Northern New England

Major enforcement news was released today, Wednesday, June 29, 2022, for medical professionals and anyone working in or around the health care space in Maine , New Hampshire , and Vermont . The United...

Matter

Elections and Constitutional Law: Successfully Challenged Certification of Initiative Petition

In a victory for consumers and the ride-hailing public, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court recently barred the Secretary of State from placing on the November ballot initiative petitions proposed by companies such as Uber...

Event

Implications of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act Webinar

Join Verrill's Robert Laplaca who will be presenting this webinar on understanding what risks confront gambling businesses operating on the internet. The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act was passed in 2006, but its implications...

Matter

Advised Fortune 500 Company on Group Health and Welfare Benefit Plans

We were engaged by a Fortune 500 manufacturing company to provide legal and compliance services regarding its group health and welfare benefit plans. During the course of our representation, we have advised the company...

News

Verrill Partner Robert Ruesch Elected to American Bar Association’s Forum on Construction Law’s Governing Committee

Publication/Podcast

Hospitals Win 340B Medicare Rate Cut Suit, But When, How, and How Much They Will Recoup Remains Unclear

In a recent unanimous decision, the Supreme Court found that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”), part of the federal Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”), erred when it significantly reduced...

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