Lindsey M. Russell

Associate
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Phone: 866-621-1549, 816-533-7695
Fax: 816-842-7875
Associate Attorney, Lindsey Russell, was raised in Oak Grove, Missouri, where she graduated high school as Valedictorian. She then attended the University of Missouri at Kansas City for her undergraduate and law degrees. Driven to practice law, Lindsey accelerated her education by beginning her first year of law school as her fourth year of undergrad. In May 2009 she completed her first year of law school and earned her undergraduate degree. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from UMKC in May 2009 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology, focusing in Family Studies. During her final two years at law school, Lindsey practiced family law as a student attorney in the Child and Family Services Clinic, worked as a law clerk at two law firms and interned for Commissioner Sherrill L. Rosen in the 16th Circuit Court of Missouri. In May 2011 she obtained her J.D. from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law. Lindsey now resides in Jackson County with her Husband and two daughters.

Areas of Practice

  • 70% Family law
  • 15% Criminal
  • 15% Traffic

Litigation Percentage

  • 65% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2011
  • Kansas, 2012

Education

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
    • J.D. – May, 2011
  • University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri
    • Bachelor’s Degree summa cum laude – May, 2009
    • Major: Sociology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, 2011 – Present
  • Missouri Bar Association, 2011 – Present
  • Kansas Bar Association, 2011 – Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Clerk at Hollis Law Firm, P.A., 2010 – 2011
  • Law Clerk at Heartland Law, LLC, 2009 – 2010
  • Cochran, Oswald & Roam, LLC, Intern, 2006 – 2008