Jamie J. Valentin is the newest member of our firm. She grew up in Connersville Indiana, but attended high school in London, England. After high school, she returned home to attend Indiana University, Bloomington for her undergraduate degree, and is a graduate of the Indiana University McKinney School of Law. She also received her MBA from the Kelley School of Business.
Prior to joining the firm, she developed a wealth of knowledge in the practice of commercial real estate, which stems from her many years working at Simon Property Group in their accounting and litigation departments. She is well versed in contract negotiation and drafting, construction issues, landlord/tenant law, property abandonment, commercial bankruptcy (creditor’s rights) eviction and collection work, as well as utility issues and complex commercial billing matters. In addition, she has a solid skill base in employment issues, human resource matters, and general contracts. She is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of Indiana, and has a broad knowledge of laws of across the US and Puerto Rico.
Prior to working as an attorney, she worked as a Licensed Community Mental Therapist in Bloomington Indiana. She is a member of the Indiana Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Indianapolis Bar Association and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). She is married and lives in Greenwood Indiana with her husband and daughter.