Athletes Lawyer

Keeping You In The Game


Lindsay S. Brandon

800-854-0583 – Phone

Practice Areas

  • Doping
  • Endorsement and Salary Disputes
  • Team Selection Disputes
  • SafeSport
  • Sports-Related Civil Litigation


Lindsay joined the Law Offices of Howard L. Jacobs as an Associate in 2016. Her practice focuses primarily on representation of athletes in arbitrations involving anti- doping and SafeSport matters, team selection disputes, . Lindsay also has extensive civil litigation experience across various jurisdictions.

A native Seattleite, Lindsay went from working behind the bar to passing it. Her legal career began as a juvenile justice reform advocate with the King County Department of Public Defense, and transitioned to sports when she took a gig writing about law and sports for a Northwest publication. Lindsay served as Howard's intern during her LL.M. Program in International Sports Law, and she has been at the firm ever since.

Lindsay is active in Women in Sports Law (Communications Committee), LawInSport (Editorial Staff), and the Sports Lawyers Association (Member).

Lindsay looks forward to returning to travel while spending much of her spare time being active with her dog, Hattie. Lindsay's other hobbies include shooting trap, fishing, boating, and cooking.

Lindsay received her B.A. from Claremont McKenna College, her J.D. from Seattle University, and her LL.M. in International Sports Law from St. John's University with honors.

Lindsay is admitted to practice in both California and Washington State, as well as before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals; the United States District Court, Southern District of California; and, the United States District Court, District of Colorado.


  • St. John's University School of Law
    • LLM, International Sports Law
  • Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, Washington
    • J.D. - 2012
  • Claremont McKenna College
    • B.A. - 2007

Bar Admission

  • California
  • Washington