Lindsey Emerson Raines


Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights and Commercial Litigation


501-370-3302 lraines@fridayfirm.com
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400 West Capitol Ave. Suite 2000 Little Rock, Arkansas 72201


Lindsey Emerson Raines is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. Her practice focuses on business litigation, creditors’ rights and bankruptcy.

Prior to joining the firm, Lindsey worked as a staff attorney to the Honorable Richard D. Taylor in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas.

She is a 2016 graduate from the University of Mississippi School of Law and received her bachelor’s degree in political science and history from the University of Arkansas.


  • University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2016
    • Executive Articles Editor, Mississippi Law Journal
  • University of Arkansas, B.A., Political Science, B.A., History, 2013


  • Listed by The Best Lawyers in America as "One to Watch," 2021
    • Banking and Finance Law
    • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Publication: Comment, An Artifact or a Memorial?: The Latin Cross and the Establishment Clause, 85 Miss. L.J. 471 (2016)
  • Selected to the Mid-South Super Lawyers list
    • Named Rising Star, 2019
  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Clinic, 2016

Associations and Memberships

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Arkansas Bar Association
    • Debtor-Creditor Section, Executive Committee
  • Arkansas Historical Association
  • Arkansas Association of Women Lawyers
  • Debtor-Creditor Bar of Central Arkansas
  • Chi Omega, Alumni
  • Pulaski County Bar Association


  • Arkansas, 2016
  • United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas