Lindsey Carpenter is a personal injury trial lawyer and partner at Meshbesher & Spence. She exclusively represents injured parties, plaintiffs in personal injury cases, wrongful death, car accidents, and medical negligence. Since 2007, Lindsey has a proven track record of successful settlements and jury verdicts. Lindsey has litigated cases involving car accidents, motorcycle accidents, dog bites, premise liability, and general negligence.
As part of her practice, Lindsey is an active member of the Minnesota Association for Justice and serves on the Board of Governors. Lindsey is regularly a presenter at continuing legal education (CLE) courses on topics including No-Fault Insurance law in Minnesota, car accidents, and litigation. Additionally, Lindsey serves as a no-fault arbitrator and is certified with the American Arbitration Association. As of April 2019, she was appointed by the Minnesota Supreme Court to the No-Fault Standing Committee to oversee the arbitration process in Minnesota. Lindsey regularly handles arbitrations and mediations in her practice.
While an undergraduate at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Lindsey was a member of the mock trial team and pre-law internship program. Lindsey was also awarded most outstanding political science major at Florida Southern College. At Hamline Law School Lindsey volunteered as a student attorney and handled employment disputes. Lindsey began her legal career at Hoglund, Chwialkowski, Greeman & Bergmanis PLLP in Roseville, Minnesota. After graduating from law school Lindsey worked as an associate attorney in personal injury law at Krueger Law Firm until joining Meshbesher & Spence in 2014.
Lindsey and her husband Kurt live in White Bear Lake, Minnesota where they are avid water skiers. Originally from Rochester, MN, Lindsey graduated from John Marshall High School and was a member of the Rochester Water Ski Team. In her spare time, she enjoys water skiing with the Midwest Ski Otters in White Bear Lake, teaching her kids to love the water and Minnesota sports, running with her dog Stella, golfing, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
2012, Federal Court, District of Minnesota
J.D. 2007, Hamline University Law School
B.S. 2004, Florida Southern College