November 20, 2018

Lindsay C. Demaree

Lindsay C. Demaree is an associate in the firm's Litigation Department focusing on consumer financial services litigation and commercial litigation involving real estate, insurance, and product liability claims. She regularly represents financial institutions in actions involving mortgage disputes, lien priority issues, as well as federal and state consumer protection laws such as the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Ms. Demaree also has extensive experience defending negligence and product liability tort claims for a wide array of clients, including tire manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, and common carriers.

Representative Matters

  • Successfully prosecuted mortgage lender's petition to overturn mediation decision so lender could foreclose on its collateral
  • Played a key role in drafting jury instructions, trial briefs, and post-trial motions in $2 billion pharmaceutical product liability case that resulted in a full defense jury verdict for client
  • Defended individuals against business tort claims arising from a dispute over the Skywalk, the glass bridge overlooking Grand Canyon West
  • Played a prominent role in defending a tire manufacturer against double wrongful death claims
  • Represented a financial management company in an interpleader action, successfully recovering attorneys' fees for her client over the objections of three other parties
  • Worked on first-party insurance bad faith claims and disputes involving insurance agents

Professional Activities

Member, State Bar of Nevada

Member, Clark County Bar Association

Contributing Editor, Communiqué, Official Journal of the Clark County Bar Association

Member, Howard D. McKibben Inn of Court

Education 

UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law (J.D. 2010, magna cum laude)
Articles Editor, Nevada Law Journal; Recipient, full academic scholarship; CALI Award for Community Law: Climate Impact Planning Seminar

Yale University (B.A. 2005)

Articles in the National Law Review database by Lindsay C. Demaree

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