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Caroline Lindsay

Caroline Lindsay

Senior Associate
Caroline Lindsay


Caroline Lindsay is a senior associate in the firm’s litigation group. She helps clients navigate significant legal issues in complex civil litigation, with a special focus on dispositive motions and appeals.

From high-profile disputes attracting nationwide media coverage to discrete investigations, Caroline has effectively advocated for her client’s interests in a wide variety of contexts, and her experience covers a broad array of subject areas, including tort law, government regulation, contract law, constitutional rights, employment law, and legal ethics. She has drafted briefs and motions filed in courts at every level of the judiciary, including state and federal courts of appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court, and she has argued an appeal before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

Before joining Hilgers Graben, Caroline served as a law clerk to Justice Clarence Thomas of the Supreme Court of the United States, Judge Gregory G. Katsas of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, and Judge Diane S. Sykes of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Caroline began her career in private practice in the Washington D.C. offices of Consovoy McCarthy PLLC and Jones Day. While practicing in the district, Caroline also served as an adjunct professor in the Supreme Court Clinic of the Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University.

Caroline now lives near Chicago with her husband, Steven, who is also an attorney, and their son, James.