Jamie Baskerville Martin


Jamie chairs McCandlish Holton’s Corporate Team and the firm's Health Care Practice Group.  She represents health care providers in regulatory, transactional, corporate governance, and antitrust matters.

Jamie advises hospitals and physician groups on all aspects of their operations. She represents hospitals and physician groups in mergers, joint ventures, and other relationships, helping clients navigate the numerous state and federal laws and regulations governing transactions between health care providers. She maintains an extensive Certificate of Public Need practice, representing applicants in all stages of COPN review. 


  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Rating
  • Best Lawyers in America, since 2005
  • Richmond Health Care Law Lawyer of the Year; Best Lawyers in America, 2014 and 2016
  • Virginia Business, “Legal Elite,” since 2003
  • Virginia Super Lawyers, since 2006
  • Top 25 Women Virginia Super Lawyer, 2007 and 2008
  • Virginia Lawyers Media, “Influential Women in Virginia,” 2010, (http://valawyersweekly.com/2010/05/07/jamie-baskerville-martin/)
  • Inside Business, “Top 40 under 40,” 2002

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Virginia Bar Association, Board of Governors
  • Virginia Bar Association Health Law Section Council, Chair
  • Virginia Secretary of Health and Human Resources Certificate of Public Need Work Group, Advisor
  • Virginia State Bar, Health Law Section
  • University of Virginia Law School Foundation, Class Agent, Class of 1996
  • University of Virginia School of Law, 20-Year Reunion Committee
  • Goochland Free Clinic and Family Services, Board Member and Executive Committee Member
  • American Heart Association, Go Red for Women Sponsorship Committee
  • World Pediatric Project, pro bono counsel
  • Hope for Humanity, pro bono counsel
  • Grace Episcopal Church, Goochland, pro bono counsel
  • Metro Richmond Women’s Bar Association Public Service Committee, Past co-chair 

Publications and Presentations

  • The Future of Health Care in Virginia: A Discussion on Certificate of Public Need Laws, sponsored by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, 2015
  • Healthcare General Counsel Roundtable, University of Virginia School of Law, 2015
  • Health Law Antitrust Update, Moderator, Tenth Annual Virginia Bar Association Health Care Practitioners’ Roundtable, 2014
  • Medical Staff/Hospital Relationships: Diagnosing the Problem, Treating It, and Practicing Wellness, American Bar Association, 2014
  • Virginia's Certificate of Public Need Law: An Overview, 124th Annual Meeting of the Virginia Bar Association, 2014
  • What is Healthcare ADR Post Healthcare Reform, and What Should Health Lawyers Know about It?, Ninth Annual Virginia Bar Association Health Care Practitioners’ Roundtable, 2013
  • Self-Referral Law & Certificate of Public Need Primer, Virginia CLE Seminar, 2013
  • ACA/PPACA/Health Care Reform: A New Beginning, Virginia Bar Association Annual Meeting, 2013
  • What Every Virginia Lawyer Should Know About Health Law, Virginia CLE Seminar, 2013
  • Certificate of Public Need: Background and Current Developments, Eighth Annual Virginia Bar Association Health Care Practitioners’ Roundtable, 2012
  • Strategic Hospital Transactions: An Overview, University of Virginia School of Law, 2012
  • Regulation and the Future of Healthcare, University of Virginia School of Law, Law and Business  Symposium, 2012
  • PPACA’s Impact on Physicians, VBA Health Care Practitioners' Roundtable, 2011
  • Healthcare Reimbursement and the Impact of Federal Reform, VA Health Law Legislative Update & Extravaganza, 2011
  • An Overview of Health Care Reform, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, University of Richmond, 2011
  • Understanding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, VBA Health Law Section Annual Business Meeting, 2011
  • In-House Counsel: A Panel Discussion, VBA Virginia Health Law Legislative Update, 2010
  • Clinical Trials and Tribulations, VBA Healthcare Practitioner’s Roundtable, 2010
  • Nuts and Bolts of Healthcare Reform, 2010
  • The New SMFP: One Year Later...And More Changes Ahead?, Virginia Bar Association Health Law News, 2010
Practice Areas
Contact Information

1111 East Main Street
Suite 2100
P.O. Box 796
Richmond, Virginia 23218-0796

call (804) 775-7216

fax (804) 775-3800

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  • University of Virginia, J.D.
  • James Madison University, B.S., magna cum laude
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