Lindsey A. Lusk is an associate in the firm’s Complex Commercial Litigation Practice Group. Her practice includes complex civil litigation and class-action litigation.
Ms. Lusk has a broad range of litigation experience in federal and state courts and in all phases of complex commercial litigation. She has represented clients in litigation concerning consumer class actions, trademark infringement, contract disputes, and other complex civil litigation, including international arbitrations.
Ms. Lusk also maintains an active pro bono practice, representing clients in both criminal and civil matters. Her pro bono victories include winning much-needed asylum for a client fleeing political persecution and successfully negotiating with the state of Illinois to change regulations governing Medicare recipients’ access to medication that cures Hepatitis C. She has been recognized by the US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois for her commitment to pro bono work.
Ms. Lusk is a member of Jenner & Block’s Associates Committee and the Family Friendly Task Force.
Ms. Lusk graduated magna cum laude with a BA in Journalism and a BFA in Acting from the University of Oklahoma in 2013. She received her JD in 2017 from the University of Illinois College of Law, where she graduated magna cum laude. While in law school, Ms. Lusk was the editor-in-chief of the University of Illinois Law Review and a finalist in the Frederick Green Moot Court Competition, where she had the distinct honor of arguing before the Honorable Justice Sonia Sotomayor.
Additionally, Ms. Lusk was a member of the Federal Civil Rights Clinic, through which she was provisionally admitted to the US District Court for the Central District of Illinois. She represented clients with claims of civil-rights violations in federal court, taking cases through trial.
Ms. Lusk is a member of the Chicago Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association. She serves on the Ambassador Board for Legal Aid Chicago, and she is President of the University of Illinois College of Law Alumni Association.
She is admitted to practice in Illinois.