Lindsey is an associate in the transactional section at Vela Wood PC. She advises and counsels investors, entrepreneurs, startups, and established businesses with an emphasis on venture financing, blue sky exemptions, and general corporate governance.
I said you need to strive to be better than everyone else. I didn’t say you needed to be better than everyone else. But you gotta try. That’s what character is: It’s in the try. – Coach Taylor
Fun Facts about Lindsey Altmeyer
Auditioned for the lead role in the 1998 remake of “The Parent Trap”. To this day, she maintains that they accidentally cast the wrong “Lindsay”.
Has a mini Australian Shepherd,named Mavery and two cats named Cali and Reese.
Enjoys running and has participated in several triathlons and half-marathons.
Lindsey graduated cum laude from SMU Dedman School of Law in 2016. In law school, she served on the Executive Board of the SMU Law Review Association as the Managing Editor of the Journal of Air Law and Commerce. Also while in school, she had the privilege of gaining invaluable work experience in a variety of legal areas, including: interning for the Dallas County Criminal Court of Appeals; externing for a federal district judge in the Northern District of Texas; working as a legal assistant in a business litigation firm; clerking for the General Counsel of a Fortune 500 company; and, most importantly, joining Vela Wood as a law clerk for her last few semesters of school.
Prior to law school, Lindsey obtained her BBA in Finance from Texas A&M University. She then spent nearly six years working as an Executive Assistant for a Congressman in Washington, D.C. Assisting her boss with his work as a member on the prestigious Ways and Means Committee gave Lindsey insight into the legal challenges many small businesses face and instilled in her a desire to assist those small business owners on a more intimate level.
Lindsey was born and raised in Amarillo, but has settled happily in Dallas with her husband, Luke, and precious baby girl, Katy Jane. She enjoys traveling, the theater, and pretty much any outdoor activity on a beautiful day.