Jaye R. Lindsay


Jaye served in the U.S. Army’s 10th Mountain Division, deploying to Afghanistan in support of Operation Anaconda, just months after 9/11. He later spent a year deployed to the Horn of Africa in support of an anti-terrorism joint-task force. After separating from the military, Jaye attended the University of South Florida and later Southern Illinois University for law school. He holds a Master’s Degree in Health Law & Policy and is widely published.


2015 LL.M. Health Law & Policy

Southern Illinois University School of Law Carbondale, IL

2011 Juris Doctor

Southern Illinois University School of Law
Carbondale, IL
– Journal of Legal Medicine
– Teaching Assistant

2006 B.A. Communication

University of South Florida Tampa, FL

1998 A.A. & Technical Certifications

Pasco-Hernando State College
New Port Richey, FL
– EMT-B Certification
– Firefighter


  • State of Illinois
  • U.S. Federal District Court for Southern Illinois
  • U.S. Federal District Court for Northern Illinois
  • VA Accredited Attorney (Dept. of Veterans Affairs)
  • Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims


  • President of Jefferson County Bar Association
  • Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Life Member
  • American Association of Justice
  • 31st Infantry Regimen Association Life Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Publications & Presentations

Probate Basics, National Business Institute (NBI), November 12, 2018. CLE Presentation in Fairview Heights, Illinois.

Brietzke, C. & Lindsay, J. R., Demystifying Neuropsychology in Elder Law Practice, in Advising Elderly Clients and their Families, Chapter 16, Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education (IICLE) (2015) (rev. 2018).

Jaye R. Lindsay, Survey of Elder Abuse and Neglect in Illinois, in Advising Elder Clients and their Families, Chapter 13, Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal education (IICLE) (2015) (rev. 2018).

Lindsay, J. R., Peer Review, American Bar Association (ABA), Legal Guide for Military Families (Random House 2012).

Lindsay, J. R., The Need for More Specific Legislation in Sexual Consent Capacity Assessments for Nursing Home Residents: How Grandpa Got His Groove Back, 31 J. Leg. Med. 303 (2010).

Lindsay, J. R., Multiple Case Briefs, Legal Medicine Perspectives (2010).

Lindsay, J. R., Poverty, Profits, and Provena: A Demographic Approach to Charity Care, Illinois Association of Health law Attorneys (First-Place, 2010 Student Writing Competition).