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Jean Phillip Shami

Associate

Phone: 305-347-4040
Fax: 305-347-4050
Email: jshami@lashgoldberg.com

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J.P. Shami is an associate in Lash & Goldberg LLP’s Miami office.  He practices civil litigation in federal and state courts, with an emphasis on commercial litigation and health care litigation.

J.P. earned his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and his law degree from the University of Miami School of Law, graduating magna cum laude. He also earned his Master of Public Health from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Prior to attending law school, J.P. participated in Teach for America in the Dallas-Fort Worth region. While in law school, J.P. served as an Executive Editor for the University of Miami Law Review, participated in the Health Rights Clinic, and interned for the United States Department of Justice.  He also served as the President of the Society of Bar and Gavel.  In addition, during law school, J.P. served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Donald L. Graham in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, and for the Honorable Adalberto Jordan in the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

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Jean Phillip Shami

Associate

Education:

  • University of Miami School of Law
    • Juris Doctor, magna cum laude
  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
    • Master of Public Health
  • University of California, Berkeley
    • Bachelor of Arts in Political Economy
    • Bachelor of Arts in Near Eastern Studies

Admissions:

  • Florida
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Jean Phillip Shami

Associate

Honors / Accreditations:

  • Executive Editor, University of Miami Law Review
  • David A. Winston Health Policy Scholarship Recipient
  • The Burton Awards: Law360 Distinguished Legal Writing Award Winner (2017) 
  • Judge John R. Brown Award Finalist (2016)
  • Soia Mentschikoff Award for Excellence in Scholarly Writing (2016)
  • Best Competition Casenote Award, Write-On Competition (2015)
  • Dean’s List (Fall 2015, Spring 2016)
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award (Emerging Forms of Philanthropy and the Role of Private Foundations in Effecting Social Change)
  • Dean’s Certificate of Achievement Award (World on the Move)

Publications:

  • A Promise Realized? A Critical Review of Accountable Care Organizations Since the Enactment of the Affordable Care Act, 71 U. MIAMI L. REV. 312 (2016).
  • The Unspoken Others: Reframing the Gun Violence Debate in Terms of Public Health, U. MIAMI L. REV. CAVEAT (May 11, 2018).
  • Medication and American Capitalism: Has the Need for Regulating Medication Prices Reached the Doorsteps of the Drug Industry?, U. MIAMI L. REV. INSIGHTS (Oct. 23, 2015).
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Jean Phillip Shami

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BACK TO OUR TEAM

Jean Phillip Shami

Associate

Phone: 305-347-4040
Fax: 305-347-4050
Email: jshami@lashgoldberg.com

Download PDF Version Download V-Card

J.P. Shami is an associate in Lash & Goldberg LLP’s Miami office.  He practices civil litigation in federal and state courts, with an emphasis on commercial litigation and health care litigation.

J.P. earned his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and his law degree from the University of Miami School of Law, graduating magna cum laude. He also earned his Master of Public Health from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Prior to attending law school, J.P. participated in Teach for America in the Dallas-Fort Worth region. While in law school, J.P. served as an Executive Editor for the University of Miami Law Review, participated in the Health Rights Clinic, and interned for the United States Department of Justice.  He also served as the President of the Society of Bar and Gavel.  In addition, during law school, J.P. served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Donald L. Graham in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, and for the Honorable Adalberto Jordan in the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

Admissions:

  • Florida

Education:

  • University of Miami School of Law
    • Juris Doctor, magna cum laude
  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
    • Master of Public Health
  • University of California, Berkeley
    • Bachelor of Arts in Political Economy
    • Bachelor of Arts in Near Eastern Studies

Honors / Accreditations:

  • Executive Editor, University of Miami Law Review
  • David A. Winston Health Policy Scholarship Recipient
  • The Burton Awards: Law360 Distinguished Legal Writing Award Winner (2017) 
  • Judge John R. Brown Award Finalist (2016)
  • Soia Mentschikoff Award for Excellence in Scholarly Writing (2016)
  • Best Competition Casenote Award, Write-On Competition (2015)
  • Dean’s List (Fall 2015, Spring 2016)
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award (Emerging Forms of Philanthropy and the Role of Private Foundations in Effecting Social Change)
  • Dean’s Certificate of Achievement Award (World on the Move)

Publications:

  • A Promise Realized? A Critical Review of Accountable Care Organizations Since the Enactment of the Affordable Care Act, 71 U. MIAMI L. REV. 312 (2016).
  • The Unspoken Others: Reframing the Gun Violence Debate in Terms of Public Health, U. MIAMI L. REV. CAVEAT (May 11, 2018).
  • Medication and American Capitalism: Has the Need for Regulating Medication Prices Reached the Doorsteps of the Drug Industry?, U. MIAMI L. REV. INSIGHTS (Oct. 23, 2015).