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.