A law firm dedicated to representing the rights of plaintiffs in personal injury and wrongful death claims.

Lyndsay A. Markley, Esq, a Chicago personal injury trial lawyer, founded the Law Firm of Lyndsay A. Markley, Ltd. in 2014 and practices in all areas of personal injury law, including cases arising from sexual abuse, automobile collisions, medical malpractice, construction negligence, premises liability, product liability and railroad negligence.

Lyndsay has tried many personal injury cases to verdict before a jury and has obtained numerous multi-million-dollar settlements on behalf of her clients. In addition to her many successes, in 2017,  Lyndsay obtained over 6 Million dollars in settlements for survivors of sexual abuse.

Lyndsay is an active member of local and national bar associations, including the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the National Trial Lawyers Association, the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois, and the Women’s Bar Foundation. Lyndsay is regularly asked to speak to the press about issues affecting the legal community as well as her own cases. She has featured on media outlets such as Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, NBC Chicago, CBS Chicago, ABC 7 Chicago, WGN TV, NPR, Chicago Lawyer and National Trial Lawyers (See News & Publications).

In 2017, Lyndsay was honored with the designation of Illinois Super Lawyer.  Additionally she has received the following acknowledgements: Top 100 Trial Attorney in Illinois 2012-2017 (National Association of Trial Lawyers’ “NATL”); Top 40 under 40 (NATL) 2012-2016; Illinois’ Rising Star 2013-2015 by SuperLawyers Magazine; Top Women Lawyer in Illinois by SuperLawyers and Chicago Magazine; and 10 Best Under 40 2014 & 2015 by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys. She also has earned the designation of “Superb Lawyer” on the AVOO website due to the positive reviews of her clients.

Lyndsay is licensed to practice in Illinois and in the Federal Court of the Northern District of Illinois as a member of the Trial Bar. She has practiced pro hac vici (with the permission of the court) in many states.

Background

A graduate of Chicago-Kent College of Law and Ohio University for her undergraduate degree, Lyndsay worked as a 7/11 licensed law clerk with the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office prior to obtaining her law degree where she tried many felony bench trials. Once licensed, Lyndsay practiced insurance defense for one year before returning to the plaintiff’s side at a Chicago-based personal injury wrongful death firm as an associate until 2010 and a named, equity shareholder from 2010 until 2014. In 2014, Lyndsay founded the Law Office of Lyndsay A. Markley, Ltd.

Media

Lyndsay speaks to the press on a regular basis about issues affecting the legal community as well as her cases. She has featured on media outlets such as Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, NBC Chicago, CBS Chicago, ABC 7 Chicago, WGN TV, NPR, Chicago Lawyer and National Trial Lawyers.

Lyndsay A. Markley

“Lawyers might not always have the best reputation, but attorneys like Lyndsay Markley are proving that practicing law can be a profession dedicated to helping others while succeeding in the field.” – CBS Chicago

Contact us at

The Law Office of
Lyndsay A. Markley, Ltd.
150 N. Michigan Avenue Suite 800
Chicago, Illinois 60601
Call (312)523-2158
Fax (312)284-4498