About Us

Lindsey Abdalla Divorce Lawyer

Lindsey Abdalla is the founder of Lindsey B. Abdalla Law Firm, PLLC.  She formerly worked as the staff attorney for the Mississippi Domestic Violence Legal Help Line representing victims of domestic violence domestic violence throughout the State of Mississippi in legal matters such as simple assault domestic violence, stalking, telephone harassment, malicious mischief, complaints in replevin, contempt, domestic abuse protection orders, divorce, child custody, child support, conservatorships, among other legal proceedings imperative to the victims legal needs and safety.
Her firm is a general practice and family law firm offering services in nearly all areas of the law in order to better serve all of the needs of a client while providing a strong focus in divorce, domestic violence, child custody, and other aspects of family law.
Education
  • Mississippi College School of Law, Juris Doctor, Jackson, MS

  • The University of Mississippi, Bachelor of Business Administration in Managerial Finance, Concentration in Investments, Oxford, MS 

Professional Experience
  • MS Domestic Violence Legal Help Line, Staff Attorney.  Provided legal assistance to hundreds of domestic violence victims throughout the State of Mississippi.  Represented domestic violence victims in cases including, ex parte, temporary, and permanent domestic abuse protection orders, temporary support and child custody matters, divorces, contempt matters, conservatorships, simple assault domestic violence, malicious mischief, stalking, and telephone harassment charges, and replevin actions. Assisted domestic violence victims in pursuing felony domestic violence charges such as aggravated assault domestic violence, felony stalking, and sexual battery cases from initial filing of charges and investigation with law enforcement to indictment and prosecution with the district attorney.  Supervised volunteer attorneys, law students, and other volunteers in assisting in serving and/or representing domestic violence victims. 

  • MS Volunteer Lawyers Project, Volunteer Attorney.  Represent clients on a pro bono basis in child custody, contempt, and child support matters.                             

  • Mission First, Volunteer Attorney.  Represented clients on a pro bono basis in child custody and child support matters.

  • Arboleda Brechner, Bankruptcy Law Firm.                                            

  • Mississippi Court of Appeals Judicial Extern, State of Mississippi.

 
Professional Speaking and Training
  • Author, Boyd, Lindsey A., Pamela G. Bach, Jack C , Jr Hauser, Barry K. Jones, Christopher S. Krimmer, and National Business Institute. Advanced Family Law. Eau Claire, WI: NBI, National Business Institute, 2013.
  • Instructor, “Advanced Family Law,” hosted by the National Business Institute, July 25, 2013, Jackson, MS.  Speaker and presenter of materials on the following topics:  Effectively Arguing Contempt Issues, Advanced Child and Spousal Support Issues, and Violence in the Home. 
  • Speaker, “Wills CLE and Legal Clinic,” co-hosted by the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyer’s Project and Rho Lambda Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., April 30, 2013
  • Speaker, “Domestic Violence CLE Training,” hosted by the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyer’s Project, August 19, 2011
  • Attended, “Domestic Violence Training,” MS Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy, presented by the MS Attorney General’s Office
  • Interviewed, “MS Domestic Violence Legal Help Line,” Miss 103, Jackson, MS
  • Speaker, “Professional Judicial Development,” MS Justice Court Judges Summer Convention; Bay St. Louis, MS
  • Completed, “Fundamentals of Domestic Violence,” American Bar Association Commission on Domestic Violence, 1-day Institute, Chicago, IL
  • Interviewed, “MS Domestic Violence Legal Help Line,” Clarion-Ledger, Jackson, MS
  • Instructor, “Protection Orders 101,” Domestic Violence Academy, Eagle Ridge Conference Center, Raymond, MS
  • Instructor, “Domestic Violence Continuing Legal Education Training, MS Volunteer Lawyers Project, Jackson, MS
 
​Professional Awards and Recognition
  • 2013, Client Distinction Award, Martindale-Hubbell

  • 2014, Top 10 Family Law Attorney Award, under the age of 40, National Academy of Family Law Attorneys

 
​Bar Memberships and Affiliations

Mississippi State Bar, Licensed; Mississippi Bar Association, Family Law Section; Mississippi Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division; Capitol Area Bar Association; America Bar Association, Family Law Division; American Bar Association, Commission on Domestic Violence; Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Association.