Jamie grew up in Lincoln, Nebraska. She graduated from Lincoln High School. She then attended the University of Nebraska at Omaha, where she graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelors of Arts in Spanish and a minor in Political Science and Chicano and Latino Studies.
Jamie continued her education at Northwestern University School of Law. She graduated with a Juris Doctor degree in 2009. While in law school, Jamie was a member of the Journal of Law and Social Policy and worked at the Children and Family Justice Center at Northwestern’s Bluhm Legal Clinic where she aggressively defended children charged with serious crimes.
After working in the corporate world for several years as an employment litigation attorney, Jamie returned to her passion of working with people. She opened Cooper Law in 2012 and joined the Law Offices of Johnson and Pekny in 2017. She serves Omaha and the surrounding communities by providing honest and professional legal services at an affordable price.