Jamie Dawdy was born and raised in northwest Iowa. She graduated from Drake University with a B.A. in Law, Politics & Society, and Minor in Business Studies. Following graduation, Jamie received her Certificate of Paralegal Studies and worked as a paralegal at a personal injury firm. After two years of working as a paralegal, Jamie decided she was ready to pursue her dream of becoming an attorney. She earned her J.D. from Drake University Law School in May 2017. Jamie also earned a certificate in Litigation and Dispute Resolution. While in law school, Jamie found her passion for client advocacy by participating in the Criminal Defense Clinic as a student attorney.
Jamie practices primarily in the areas of criminal defense, divorce, and child custody.
Outside of work, Jamie enjoys spending time with her fiancé, Todd, and two golden retrievers, Isobel and Eleanor, biking the local trails, going to movies, and experimenting in the culinary world.