Lindsay A. Lawrence

Lindsay A. Lawrence

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Cincinnati, OH

Rittgers & Rittgers, Attorneys at Law
 | 3734 Eastern Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226
Phone: 513-932-7375
Fax: 513-934-2201
Selected To Rising Stars: 2017 - 2021
Licensed Since: 2010
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (90%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (10%)
    Attorney Profile

    Ms. Lawrence is an AV rated attorney who has committed her practice to helping individuals and their families who have been injured throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the State of Ohio. Her area of practice focuses on medical malpractice, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury and paralysis, wrongful death, and personal injury. Ms. Lawrence also has experience handling various probate matters throughout Ohio and Kentucky.  She has been selected the last several years by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star – an award given to the top 2.5% of attorneys under the age of 40.

    Ms. Lawrence attended the University of Cincinnati as an undergraduate where she obtained a B.A. in Communication with a minor in Public Relations. While at the University of Cincinnati, Ms. Lawrence interned in New York City for Viacom Entertainment.  Upon graduation, Ms. Lawrence attended law school at Northern Kentucky University – Salmon P. Chase College of Law.  While attending Chase, she participated in the nationally recognized Trial and Moot Court competition teams. As one of a select few students at Chase, Ms. Lawrence was admitted into the National Order of Barristers, a national honors society for recognition for her excellence and skill in trial advocacy.

    Ms. Lawrence has been selected by her peers to serve on the Board of Trustees for the Ohio Association for Justice (OAJ), an Ohio organization of attorneys that fight to preserve the civil justice system.  She also serves on the Executive Committee of the Salmon P. Chase Inn of Court and the Alumni Board of Salmon P. Chase College of Law. She was again selected by her peers to serve on the American Association of Justice’s Board of Governors.

    Ms. Lawrence grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio and has been a resident of the area for over thirty years. Ms. Lawrence is active in both the Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky communities both with legal and pro bono organizations. She handles a variety of pro bono cases assisting the Volunteer Lawyers Project in Cincinnati handling cases in the areas of domestic relations and probate. She is also the Vice Chair of the Tomorrow’s Leaders Young Professional Board of the Cincinnati Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.  Additionally, Ms. Lawrence has devoted her time speaking to local high school students about the dangers of distracted driving through the End Distracted Driving program. 

    Ms. Lawrence resides in Anderson with her husband Grady and sons Jack and Benny. She enjoys traveling, watching movies and spending time with her family outside of work.

    About Lindsay Lawrence

    Admitted: 2010, Ohio

    Honors/Awards:

    • Leadership Academy - Class 6, Leadership Academy - Class 6, American Association for Justice , 2018
    • One of seven students recognized for their excellence in trial advocacy. , National Order of Barristers, 2009
    • National Champions, Best Overall Brief, Child Welfare & Adoption Law Competition, 2008
    • Selected to participate in the prestigious Leadership Academy for the American Association for Justice. , Leadership Academy, American Association for Justice, 2019
    • Received the Excellence Award for my committment and efforts in helping the American Association for Justice, a national trial lawyers organization that serves to protect consumers. , AAJ NLD Excellence Award, American Association for Justice, 2016
    • Semi-Finalist National Trial Advocacy Competition, American Association for Justice, 2009
    • Anderson High School Athletic Hall of Fame , 1998
    • Cincinnati’s Finest Under Fifty honors some of the area’s most accomplished men and women who are selected on the basis of their activity in the community and success in their careers., Cincinnati's Finest Under Fifty, Cincinnati Cystic Fibrosis Foundation , 2018
    • Semi-Finalist National Trial Advocacy Competition, American Association for Justice , 2008
    • For her dedication and service to the NLD of the AAJ as Co-Chair of the Fundraising Committee. , Centurion Award, American Association for Justice - NLD, 2017

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • United States Supreme Court , 2017
    • United States Court of Appeals - 6th Circuit , 2019
    • Eastern District of Kentucky , 2017
    • United States District Court - Northern District of Ohio , 2014
    • United States District Court - Southern District of Ohio , 2010

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Kentucky Bar Association - member 
    • Commonwealth of Kentucky, 2015
    • Cincinnati Bar Association - member 
    • Supreme Court of Ohio, 2010
    • Cincinnati Bar Assocation - Young Lawyers Section  co-chair Mock Trial Committee
    • American Association for Justice - member
    • Ohio Association for Justice - Board of Trustees 
    • Northern Kentucky Bar Association - member 
    • Salmon P. Chase Inn of Court - Executive Committee
    • Southwest Ohio Trial Lawyers Association - member
    • Kentucky Justice Association - member 

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • Landlord/tenant claims  
    • American Association for Justice - community service project Montreal, Canada , 2015
    •  Volunteer Lawyers Project Divorce Clinic  
    • Divorce/dissolution 
    • Probate

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • I have given several presentations to area high schools about distracted driving through the EndDD.org program. , Speaker, End Distracted Driving , 2016
    • Spoke to high school students at Dixie Heights High School about the documentary Hot Coffee and how our civil justice system is being impacted by tort reform and caps on damages, Speaker, Hot Coffee Presentation

    Verdicts/Settlements:

    • 45,000 settlement for a auto collision. , 2020
    • 104,000 settlement for policy limits and additional med pay coverage for a wrongful death auto acicdent. , 2020
    • Settlement for $130,000 on behalf of someone injured at a waterpark.   Total medicals was approximately $3,500.  , 2019
    • $4,500,000 settlement for a minor who suffered a permanent spinal cord injury. , 2018
    • $6,900,000 settlement on behalf of a minor who was paraylzed after a cardiac procedure. , 2017

    Representative Clients:

    • Minors 
    • Catastrophic injury 
    • Families 
    • Traumatic brain injury 
    • Incapacitated adults 

    Other Outstanding Achievements:

    • Involved in both state and national trial lawyers organizations. I have participated in lobbying events in the State of Ohio and Washington, DC fighting to protect the civil justice system and speaking about the dangers of tort reform, caps on damages, and protecting individuals rights and their day in court. 
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    Office Location for Lindsay A. Lawrence

    3734 Eastern Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45226

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    Last Updated: 12/23/2020

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