Lyndsay Smith is proud to serve on both the Disaster Insurance Claims team and as a founding partner of McKellar|Smith, PLC, located in Nashville, TN. Lyndsay focuses primarily on complex civil litigation, representing businesses and individuals on both the plaintiff and defense sides. Lyndsay also enjoys a strong transactional practice, handling all sorts of contract negotiations and drafting, corporate formation, the drafting of wills and trusts, and the handling of premarital agreements. Lyndsay began her career as a litigation associate with Neal & Harwell, PLC where her practice consisted of white-collar criminal defense and complex civil litigation, including assisting in the representation of ExxonMobil. Lyndsay also cultivated a small real estate practice, representing landlords, HOAs, builders, and developers. After leaving Neal & Harwell, Lyndsay practiced as the in-house litigation attorney at Upper Deck, Inc. in Carlsbad, CA, representing the trading card company in civil litigation issues before returning home to Nashville to start McKellar|Smith.
Lyndsay is licensed to practice law in Tennessee and California and is admitted to practice before all state courts in Tennessee and California, along with the Tennessee Supreme Court, the U.S. District Courts for the Middle and Western Districts of Tennessee, the U.S. District Courts for the Central and Southern Districts of California, the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. She graduated Cum Laude from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, CA after graduating from Vanderbilt University with a B.A. in Political Science. Through the University of San Diego School of Law, Lyndsay studied International Art Law in Florence, Italy and International Business Transactions at the University College of London.
Lyndsay is a native Nashvillian who graduated from The Oak Hill School and Brentwood Academy. When not spending time at the office, Lyndsay enjoys traveling, sports, and hanging out with her family, friends, and her big, crazy dogs, Gunner and Rocco. Lyndsay is an active and thankful member of Grace Chapel in Leiper’s Fork.