Drawing on a wealth of experience gained at firms throughout Illionis, Jamie brings her considerable knowledge of the healthcare industry to Sandberg Phoenix’s Health Law team. She has worked with both corporate and individual clients in many areas of health law, including nursing home negligence, medical malpractice, personal injury, third-party claims and indemnification actions.
“I’m excited not only to work with one of the finest health law teams in the region, but to be a part of a firm with such a wide range of expertise.” said Bracewell. “Getting to know my clients and working with them toward positive resolutions is very important to me, and it’s good to know I’m joining a firm also committed to providing superior client service.”
Jamie began her legal career in Chicago, after obtaining her Juris Doctor from DePaul College of Law. During her studies, Jamie was recognized as a Dean’s Scholar and received a CALI Award for Criminal Law and Advanced Legal Writing. Prior to law school, Jamie attended Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, graduating Magna cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication with a specialization in Organizational Communication.
Licensed to practice law in Missouri and Illinois, Jamie belongs to the ISBA Board of Governors, the Illinois Defense Counsel, the Illinois Bar Foundation and the Madison and St. Clair County Bar Associations. She was recognized as an Illinois Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2012.
For more than thirty years, the Sandberg Phoenix Health Law Practice Group has faithfully defended hospitals, physicians, nurses, nursing homes and other healthcare institutions throughout Missouri and Illinois. Our attorneys take pride in understanding both the legal parameters and complex science underlying medical claims. Based on our substantial history of litigating medical-based disputes, we are able to also serve with confidence as a risk and policy resource to a wide range of healthcare providers. Sandberg Phoenix knows the issues and our attorneys specialize in not only solving problems, but preventing them. Representing 23 of the top 25 hospitals throughout the St. Louis metropolitan area and Southern Illinois, the firm has handled more than 5,000 malpractice cases.
About Sandberg Phoenix
Established in 1979, Sandberg Phoenix is consistently rated one of the St. Louis area’s top law firms, and recently ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms national survey as a Top-Tier law firm. With 94 attorneys across five offices – Alton, Carbondale, Edwardsville, O’Fallon and St. Louis – our work is concentrated in the areas of Business, Business Litigation, Health Law, and Products Liability. As a recognized and respected trial and litigation law firm, we are called upon to work with in-house corporate counsel and various independent firms. Sandberg Phoenix stands behind our promise to provide superior client service with a rare client service guarantee, ensuring that every client receives timely, responsive and cost-effective legal services.