News: Lindsay Cordes named to the Kentucky Top 40 Under 40 List – Congratulations Lindsay!
Lindsay Cordes is a 2010 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Law. During law school, she was a member of the Trial Advocacy Board and the University of Kentucky Appeals Board. Ms. Cordes received the CALI award for the highest grade in her Family Law course. Regarding her undergraduate education, Ms. Cordes graduated summa cum laude from the University of Kentucky with joint degrees in Business Management and Marketing in 2007.
After graduation from law school, Ms. Cordes joined a small law firm in Louisville, Kentucky. Her focus was domestic relations with an emphasis on complex divorce, child custody and paternity cases. During that time, Ms. Cordes gained extensive courtroom and legal writing experience, including appellate advocacy.
Ms. Cordes joined Thomas Law Offices in May of 2014 as an associate. Her primary area of practice is civil litigation with an emphasis on nursing home negligence, products liability, mass torts and other serious personal injury matters. Ms. Cordes also practices in domestic relations at Thomas Law Offices due to her extensive background in this particular area. However, Lindsay has a particular affinity for representing victims of sexual assault and harassment in the educational area, pursing Title IX claims against educational institutions.
Ms. Cordes currently serves on the board of the Women Lawyers Association of Jefferson County as President. Ms. Cordes is former associate member of the The Louis D. Brandeis American Inn of Court. Ms. Cordes regularly volunteers with the Legal Aid Society of Louisville as a pro bono domestic violence attorney, representing victims of domestic violence. Animal rescue and adoption are one of Ms. Cordes’ passions and she is currently a board member on the The Animal Care Society’s Board of Directors. In her free time, Ms. Cordes volunteers with The Animal Care Society and enjoys spending time outside with her dogs, Baxter, a rescued Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Charlie, a miniature Dachshund and Jim, a yellow Lab. She also enjoys scuba diving when she gets the rare chance to go.