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December 20, 2018

What to Expect at Your First Meeting With a Personal Injury Lawyer

If you’re hiring a personal injury lawyer, it’s likely your first time doing so. Finding and meeting with a personal injury lawyer can be daunting, especially if you don’t know…
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December 19, 2018

The Power of Witness Testimony

While many personal injury cases don’t go to trial, some do, and in those cases, witness testimonial is of utmost importance. Witness testimonies can go a very long way in…
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December 3, 2018

Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Lawyer

When searching for a personal injury lawyer, it’s important to arm yourself with all the information you can get. This attorney will be responsible for bringing you justice and peace…
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November 12, 2018

How Common is Medical Malpractice?

Medical malpractice, while a touchy subject for some, is a lot more common than you’d think. According to the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), medical negligence is the…
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November 5, 2018

Federal and State Investigation Underway at Aurora Chicago Lakeshore Hospital

Lyndsay Markley Law is investigating the sexual and physical abuse of children at the Aurora Chicago Lakeshore Hospital after DCFS confirmed that it has had at least 16 complaints this…
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October 31, 2018

The Real Worth of a Personal Injury Case

Many people think that when they file a personal injury lawsuit, they are only entitled to medical bill costs. However, personal injury lawyers like Lyndsay Markley Law can help you…
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September 5, 2018

Can You Sue a Doctor For Negligence?

Can you sue a doctor for negligence? The short answer is yes. However, you want to make sure that you have all of the right tools and resources to build…
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August 17, 2018

Signs of Neglect in a Nursing Home

When you make the difficult decision to place a loved one in a nursing home, you are trusting that facility to provide them with the same care you’d give them…
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August 4, 2018

What to Do After a Car Accident

Most of us know that sinking feeling when we have realized a car accident is about to happen. While we can’t control what happens before and during the accident, we…
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July 30, 2018

Summer Safety Tips

As fun as summer is, the season brings about a few dangers that we don’t often think about during the cold months. The heat and large crowds are mostly to…
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July 17, 2018

How to Sue a Doctor

In cases of negligence and malpractice, it can be hard to make the decision to sue your doctor. You may not be “the suing type,” or you may not know…
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July 9, 2018

Finding the Right Lawyer

When you’re in a situation requiring a lawyer, odds are that you’re stressed and might be a little confused on where to start looking for legal advice. After all, finding…
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July 11, 2016

Learning and Teaching

Mentoring can help you succeed and allow you to help others. Women’s History Month was in March, and as a female practitioner, it’s a topic that’s usually in the forefront…
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July 1, 2016

Look Before You Leap

Being a partner is great, but hold on a minute … In nine years of practice, I feel blessed to have experienced one of the greatest moments of any attorney’s…
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June 8, 2016

The Importance of Mentoring: How Strong is Your Network?

I’m passionate about helping other female lawyers flourish in the legal profession and one of the most powerful ways that women can support each other is to serve as mentors…
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June 3, 2016

9 Things to Know About Asking for a Raise

Compensation reviews can be unpredictable and unpleasant. There can be an uncertainty about when is the appropriate time to ask for a raise, causing hard feelings on both sides. I’ve…
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May 17, 2016

Nine Qualities of Female Leaders Who Get Beyond the Glass Ceiling

I’m frequently asked to speak about women in law and specifically the issue that only a small percentage of female attorneys are given management and shareholder status, despite the fact…
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May 9, 2016

The Five Rules of Professionalism

When I tell people that I’m a trial attorney, one of the first questions they ask is about attorney relationships. The general public assumes that all attorneys spend most of…
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February 3, 2015

Podcast: Being a ‘Lawpreneur’

My law firm's one-year anniversary takes place this month (February 2015)! I shared my experience of managing my own personal injury and medical negligence law practice with Miranda McCroskey (above),…
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January 28, 2015

Why You Should Never Give a Negative Reference About a Former Colleague

I regularly write thought leadership articles for a variety of legal industry publications. This article originally appeared on the National Trail Lawyers website here.  How should you respond when you…
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January 22, 2015

How to be a Professional Attorney: Seven Important Lessons

I regularly write thought leadership articles for a variety of legal industry publications. This article originally appeared on the National Trail Lawyers website here.  When I tell people that I’m…
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January 20, 2015

How to Overcome the Challenges Facing Female Attorneys

I regularly write thought leadership articles for a variety of legal industry publications. This article originally appeared on the National Trail Lawyers website here.  Approximately 34% of attorneys in private…