Andrew Lindsay represents financial institutions in regulatory and policy-related matters. Before joining WilmerHale, he was an associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York.

While in law school, Mr. Lindsay was actively involved in various legal clinics, including Duke’s Wrongful Convictions Clinic, Amicus Lab, and Immigrant Rights Clinic. His efforts in the Immigrant Rights Clinic led to the release of a lawful permanent resident who had been wrongfully detained by federal authorities for 16 months. In 2021, Mr. Lindsay was recognized as a Next Generation Leader by the American Constitution Society for his outstanding contributions to the law school. He externed for Honorable Judge George Hazel of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland.

Before embarking on his legal career, Mr. Lindsay worked in various policy and research positions. He was a research and program associate for the Brennan Center for Justice's liberty and national security program, an emerging fellow for equal justice at the Roosevelt Institute, and a research associate for the Criminal Justice Policy Foundation.

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  • Education

    • JD, Duke University School of Law, 2021

      Editor in Chief, Duke Law & Technology Review; Special Staff Editor, Duke Journal of Gender & Law Policy Dean’s Merit Scholar; Ruffa & Gallagher Scholar
    • BA, Jurisprudence, Social Thought and Political Science, Amherst College, 2016

      cum laude Mellon Fellow; John Woodruff Simpson Fellow; Montgomery Family Scholar
  • Admissions

    • New York