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Lindsay Sweeley

Lindsay Sweeley

Associate

lsweeley@fflegal.com

Lindsay Sweeley is an associate at Foreman Friedman, P.A. Lindsay was born and raised in Pennsylvania before moving to Miami, Florida for law school at St. Thomas University College of Law.  Lindsay has interned for the Lycoming County Public Defender’s Office, the Honorable Marc F. Lovecchio of the Lycoming County Court of Common Pleas, the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office, and Jose Baez of the Baez Law Firm, known nationally for his representation of Casey Anthony.  During law school, Lindsay was a devoted member of her school’s Trial Team. She was a competing member of the 2020 AAJ Mock Trial Competition and a finalist in the 2021 Florida Bar Chester Bedell Competition, getting St. Thomas to the finals for the first time since 2011. Once a student to the St. Thomas Trial Team, she now serves as a competition coach.

Lindsay was the recipient of numerous honors throughout law school, including the Dean’s List. Her most memorable honor was being selected as a member of the Order of the Barristers in 2021, a national honors organization recognizing those who excel in the art and skill of courtroom advocacy.  Lindsay has previously practiced in the area of insurance defense specializing in automobile negligence.

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE:

Florida

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION:

  • Order of the Barristers, Selected Member (2021)
  • St. Thomas University College of Law, Pro-Bono Commendation Award (1000+ hours completed) (2021)
  • Florida Bar Trial Lawyer’s Section Chester Bedell Memorial Mock Trial Competition, Finalist (2021)
  • St. Thomas University Trial Team Intramural Competition, Best Advocate (2020)
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award, Pre-Trial Practice (2020)
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award, Trial Advocacy Practice (2020)
  • St. Thomas University College of Law, Appellate Advocacy, Best Oral Advocate and Top 3 Brief (2019)
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award, Criminal Law (2019)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Broward County Bar Association
  • Florida Bar Trial Lawyer’s Section
  • South Miami Kendall Bar Association

EDUCATION:

  • St. Thomas University College of Law (J.D., 2021)
  • Bloomsburg University (B.A., Criminal Justice, 2018)