Lindsay C. Demaree

Of Counsel She / Her / Hers
Las Vegas
Lindsay C. Demaree is an associate in the firm's Litigation Department, focusing on consumer financial services litigation and construction litigation. She regularly defends financial institutions and other creditors in individual and class action lawsuits involving the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, the Electronic Funds Transfer Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, state laws, and lien disputes. In addition, Lindsay has experience negotiating and litigating contract- and tort-based construction claims.

Experience 

Representative Matters

  • Obtained voluntary dismissal of class action lawsuit alleging violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act
  • Successfully moved to dismiss, with prejudice, class action lawsuit claiming impermissible credit pulls under the Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • Lead attorney representing property owner in construction dispute with contractor and architect

Professional Highlights

Judicial Externships

Hon. Philip M. Pro, U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada

Hon. Bruce A. Markell, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Nevada

Professional Activities

Member, State Bar of Nevada

Member, Clark County Bar Association

Past Contributing Editor, Communiqué, Official Journal of the Clark County Bar Association

Volunteer Judge, We the People Competition, Center for Civic Engagement

Recognition & Accomplishments

Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, 100 Hours Club, 2014

Super Lawyers, Mountain States "Rising Star," 2012-2019

Nevada Business Magazine, "Best Up and Coming," 2013-2014; "Top 150," 2012, 2015; "Legal Elite," 2016-2017

Publications

Author, “CFPB Touts Settlement with Debt Collection Group as Focus on Debt Collection Continues,” Consumer Finance Monitor blog post, August 1, 2019

Author, “CFPB Issues 2018 Consumer Response Annual Report,” Consumer Finance Monitor blog post, April 17, 2019

Author, “Imposter Scams Top FTC’s List of 2018 Consumer Complaints,” Consumer Finance Monitor blog post, March 12, 2019 

Credentials 

Education

UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law (J.D. 2010, magna cum laude)
Articles Editor, Nevada Law Journal; Recipient, full academic scholarship; CALI Award for Community Law: Climate Impact Planning Seminar

Yale University (B.A. 2005)

Admissions

Nevada