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Overview

Jamie B. Wasserman is a partner in the Ft. Lauderdale office of Shutts & Bowen LLP, where she is a member of the Business Litigation Practice Group.

Jamie has been recognized as a “Rising Star” in Business Litigation by Florida Super Lawyers and the Daily Business Review. She regularly represents physicians, physician group practices, and licensed healthcare facilities in business and corporate litigation and arbitration matters. She also represents developers, commercial landlords, and lenders in real estate litigation matters and partners or members of legal entities in business disputes. She is experienced in representing taxpayers in ad valorem tax challenges. Jamie is also experienced in drafting employment agreements, including non-competition and non-solicitation agreements.

While studying at Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, Jamie was an Associate Editor of the Nova Law Review and received Book Awards for Legal Research and Writing. Prior to entering law school, she interned for the Office of Senator Arlen Specter in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Washington, D.C.

Education

  • Nova Southeastern University, J.D., magna cum laude, 2009
  • University of Wisconsin, B.A., Communication Arts, 2006

Bar Admissions

  • Florida

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Board of Directors, Leadership Broward Foundation, 2019-2020
  • Class XXXVII, Leadership Broward Foundation
  • Former Board Member, Parent Organization for Nadel Center for Early Childhood Education, Congregation B’nai Israel
  • Young Member Advisory Committee, Woodfield Country Club
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Member, Florida Bar Health Law Section
    • Young Lawyers Subcommittee

Recognition

  • On the Rise, Daily Business Review, 2018
  • Florida Super Lawyers, Rising Star, Business Litigation, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019
  • South Florida Legal Guide, Top Up & Comer, 2019

Publications

  • “Climbing the Ladder: Building a Health Care Practice from Associate to Partner and Beyond,” AHLA Connections (April 2018)
  • Health Care Provider Liability and Litigation Topics at AHLA’s Fundamentals of Health Law, Health Care Liability & Litigation Vol. 20, Issue 1, American Health Lawyers Association (March 2018)
  • Employ 50 or More? Tell the IRS About Your Health Care Plan,” Daily Business Review (February 18, 2016)
  • Hybrid Debt/Equity Transactions:  Do They Intersect with the Usury Laws? 84 Fla.B.J. 22 (April 2010)