Jamie counsels the firm’s healthcare clients related to compliance, operational and transactional matters. She works with a range of the firm’s healthcare clients, including practice management companies, outpatient treatment facilities and others.
In 2017, Jamie was recognized as an Attorney for Justice by the Tennessee Supreme Court Access to Justice Initiative. This distinction is given to attorneys with 50 or more hours of pro bono service within a calendar year. Jamie earned her law degree from the University of Tennessee College of Law and her B.A. in political science and Spanish from Vanderbilt University.
American Health Law Association (AHLA)
Nashville Health Care Council — Leadership Health Care
Lawyers’ Association for Women
Nashville Bar Association
Representation of Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) in its definitive agreement to sell 80 percent of Brookdale Health Care Services, the Brentwood-based company’s home health and outpatient therapy division, to HCA Healthcare (NYSE: HCA), one of the nation’s leading healthcare providers, in an all-cash transaction for $400 million
Representation of Pharos Capital’s post-acute care provider platform, Charter Health Care Group, in its acquisition of sister companies Physmed Home Health Care and Serene Care Hospice. Physmed Home Health specializes in geriatric care, delivering traditional home health nursing and therapy services, as well as social work and dietician services. Serene Care Hospice provides in-home end-of-life care with services including nursing care, spiritual care and bereavement support. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
We represented Grant Avenue Capital, a healthcare-focused middle-market private equity firm, in its acquisition of Valeo Home Health and Hospice, a provider of in-home rehabilitation and end of life care.
Representation of Kinderhook Industries, LLC in its investment in AbsoluteCARE, value-based primary care provided headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, for $105 million. Kinderhook Industries, LLC is a private investment firm that manages over $3.3 billion of committed capital.
Representation of EyeSouth Partners in its acquisition of Coastal Eye Associates, a comprehensive ophthalmology physician practice group based in Texas
Representation of a nationally-ranked academic medical center in its acquisition of a freestanding birthing center that emphasizes a family-centered, low-intervention approach to delivery for uncomplicated pregnancies
Representation of WellCare Health Plans, Inc., a government-focused managed care provider, in its merger with Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) for $17.3 billion
We represented BioScrip, Inc. in its merger with Option Care Enterprises, Inc. The newly combined company, Option Care Health, Inc., emerges as the largest independent home and alternate site infusion services provider in the United States. Option Care Health’s common stock will be listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol BIOS.
Represented Consonance Capital Partners in the recapitalization of Orsini Pharmaceutical Services, LLC
Represented CHS in its sale of Gulf Oaks Behavioral Hospital
Best Lawyers: Ones To Watch — Health Care Law (2021)
Tennessee Supreme Court Access to Justice Initiative — Attorney for Justice (2017)
Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law — Senior Commentary Editor
The Forum: A Tennessee Student Legal Journal — Articles Editor
University of Tennessee Business Clinic — Distinguished Student Attorney Award
Certificate of Academic Excellence — Contract Drafting, Income Taxation of Business Organization, and Lawyers as Leaders
CALI Excellence for the Future Award — Income Taxation of Business Organizations, Lawyers as Leaders, and Contract Drafting
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society