Lindsey Schmidt
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Lindsey Schmidt

Associate
schmidt.lindsey@dorsey.com

Overview

LINDSEY ADVISES CLIENTS ON COMPLEX AND HIGH-STAKES LITIGATION.

Lindsey is an associate in Dorsey's Trial Group where she focuses her practice on complex and high-stakes litigation. She capitalizes on her experience as a federal law clerk to help clients assess current and future litigation challenges. 

Lindsey is also firmly committed to providing pro bono services. Specifically, she devotes her time and expertise to clients seeking asylum in the United States and clients with criminal appeals. 

Before joining Dorsey, Lindsey clerked for the Honorable John M. Gerrard, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska.

Education & Admissions

University of Nebraska College of Law (J.D., with High Distinction, 2017), Order of the Coif, Nebraska Law Review, Articles Editor, CALI Excellence for the Future Award (Highest Grade in Class) in: Federal Courts, Employment Law, Labor Law, Constitutional Law, Native American Law, International Gender Issues Seminar, and Human Rights & International Criminal Law

Augustana College (B.A., Accounting, 2014), Dean's List (Four Semesters), Augustana Scholarship, Alumni Legacy Award

Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • Missouri

Clerkships

  • United States District Court for the District of Nebraska, Honorable Chief Judge John M. Gerrard

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • Member, Missouri State Bar Association
  • Member, Minnesota Women Lawyers
  • Member, Federal Bar Association
Lindsey Schmidt