Amy C. Jackson

Science Advisor
Amy C. Jackson
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Dr. Amy Jackson is a Science Advisor in the firm’s Law department at Goodwin. She joined Goodwin in September, 2022.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Dr. Jackson conducted research in synthetic organic chemistry on the total synthesis of natural products, methods development, and X-ray crystallography. She has authored several peer-reviewed journal articles, assisted in the preparation of multiple funded national research grants, and has given numerous presentations at national and regional research conferences and meetings.




Baylor University

BS Chemistry2018

San Diego State University


Graeff, D. P.; Sims, N. J.; Savage, Q. R.; Jackson III, R. K.; Jackson, A. C.; Lawson, D. M.; Wixom, M. R.; Wood, J. L. Org. Synth. 2023, 100, 61-83

Hwang, T.; Tuccinardi, J. P.; Beard, A. A.; Jackson, A. C.; Jung, M. J.; Wood, J. L. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2022, 61(46), 1-5

Jackson, A. C.; Olsen, J. T.; Sundstrom, S.; Lambert, K. M.; Wood, J. L. “A ring expansion approach to N-oxy-2,5-diketopiperazines” Tetrahedron Lett. 2022, 99, 153851

Lambert, K. M.; Cox, J. B.; Liu, L.; Jackson, A. C.; Yruegas, S.; Wiberg, K. B.; Wood, J. L. “Total Synthesis of (±)-Phyllantidine: Development and Mechanistic Evaluation of a Ring Expansion for Installation of Embedded Nitrogen-Oxygen Bonds” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59(24), 9757-9766

Lambert, K. M.; Medley, A. W.; Jackson, A. C.; Markham, L. E.; Wood, J. L. “Synthesis of Chiral Tetramic Acids: Preparation of (S)-5-benzylpyrrolidine-2,4-dione from L-Phenylalanine Methyl Ester Hydrochlorides” Org. Synth. 2019, 96, 528-585

Dinh, A. N.; Noorbehesht, R. R.; Toenjes, S. T.; Jackson, A. C.; Saputra, M. A.; Maddox, S. M.; Gustafson, J. L. “Toward a Catalytic Atroposelective Synthesis of Diaryl Ethers Through C(sp2)–H Alkylation with Nitroalkanes” Synlett, 2018, 29(16), 2155-2160