On The Rise 2019

Jamie Davis

American Multi-Cinema, Inc., Leawood, KS

American Multi-Cinema, Inc., Leawood, KS

Jamie Davis

Jamie is Director of Leasing at American Multi-Cinema, Inc. In this role, Jamie prepares and negotiates legal documents, manage outside counsel, and renegotiate existing lease terms for the real estate department. In addition, Jamie is responsible for drafting, editing, reviewing, and negotiating procurement contracts, professional service agreements, and other collateral agreements to ensure the company’s business interests and objectives are preserved and protected.  Prior to this role, Jamie served as Senior Manager for Walmart US Environmental Compliance.

Before joining Walmart in 2012, Jamie received her law degree from North Carolina Central University School of Law, her master’s degree from the University of Florida, and her bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida.

Jamie has been a member of the American Bar Association (ABA) since 2014 and has held several leadership roles. Jamie’s passion for the organizational goals and the dynamic membership has led to her desire to serve the ABA in various capacities. Currently, Jamie is an officer of the Young Lawyers Division (YLD) as the ABA YLD Assembly Clerk. In this role she oversees all aspects of delegate certification for the ABA YLD Assembly. In addition to, Jamie is the young lawyer liaison to the Business Law Section of the ABA and has a Presidential Appointment on the Legal Opportunity Scholarship Committee.  

Within the community, Jamie has been an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc for the past fourteen years. In 2018, Jamie joined the Jackson County (MO) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated.

Jamie provides leadership to a number of non-profit Board of Directors including serving on the Black Community Fund, Urban Ranger Corps, and the Youth Symphony of Kansas City.

Outside of work, Jamie loves to travel, watch movies at any AMC theatre, and read. Lastly, Jamie enjoys riding her Peloton bike!