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Lindsey Carlson McLendon

Senior Legal Counsel

Lindsey Carlson, senior legal counsel, previously worked as an officer with Pew’s Public Safety Performance Project, where for six years she directed strategic partnerships with key national and local organizations to advance state criminal and juvenile justice system reforms. Before joining Pew, Lindsey served as general counsel of the Pretrial Justice Institute. Lindsey also worked as a corporate associate with Fredrikson & Byron. She graduated cum laude from Indiana University Law School in 2007 and obtained her master of law degree from George Washington University Law School in 2010.