Lindsay Todd Perkins

Kansas City - Of Counsel | 816-714-7143 (Direct) |

Lindsay Perkins is an experienced legal writer and researcher, having honed her skills in these areas since being admitted to the bar.  Lindsay collaborates with attorneys on a variety of matters on behalf of the firm's clients, developing strategies and arguments for briefings to the court and interpreting laws, rulings and regulations.

In 2012, Lindsay was selected to the lists of American Registry’s Top Attorneys – Missouri & Kansas’ Outstanding Young Lawyers and KC Magazine’s Top Attorneys – Rising Stars in Kansas.  In 2012-2017, she was named a "Rising Star" in the area of business litigation.

Lindsay earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Law, graduating first in her class. She was the Editor-in-Chief of the UMKC Law Review, and was a member of the National Moot Court team. Lindsay received an MBA from the University of Central Missouri and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Avila University. She is admitted to the bar in Missouri and Kansas.

After law school, Lindsay served as a law clerk for the Honorable Duane Benton of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Honorable Ortrie D. Smith, District Court judge for the Western District of Missouri. Following her clerkships, Lindsay practiced commercial and employment litigation at the law firm of Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP.



Authored: New GINA Employment Regulations, THE PULSE, p. 5 (February 23, 2011).

Authored: Case Digest: Voice of the Cornerstone Church Corp. v. Pizza Prop. Partners, 37 URB. LAW. 3 (2005).

Co-Authored: The Supreme Court Report 2004-05: The End of the Rehnquist Era, 37 URB. LAW. 4 (2005).

Co-Authored: Please Leave the Room: Who Can Attend Depositions?, KAN. DEF. J., Winter.

U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, 2007


Honors: Summa Cum Laude

University of Central Missouri, 2004


Honors: Summa Cum Laude

Avila University, 2002

Honors: Summa Cum Laude

Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers - Rising Star-Business Litigation, 2012-2017

American Registry's Top Attorneys - Missouri & Kansas' Outstanding Young Lawyers - 2012

KC Magazine's Top Attorneys - Rising Star in Kansas - 2012

Lindsay and her family are advocates for the ALS Association, raising money and participating every year in the annual Walk to Defeat ALS.


Professional Organizations

Lawyers' Association of Kansas City - Board of Directors

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