Lyndsey Bechtel

Lyndsey's practice includes New York Labor Law, environmental claims, property damage, bodily injury, and professional liability claims and litigation. Throughout her career, she has represented a variety of plaintiffs and defendants including business owners, contractors, property owners, manufacturers, practitioners, and special interest groups.

Before entering private practice, Lyndsey worked for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, where she helped enforce environmental laws related to air and water quality, hazardous waste, solid waste, underground storage tanks, asbestos and mold. During the course of her work with both federal and state authorities, Lyndsey advised members of the regulated community on environmental compliance.


  • Lewis and Clark Law School, JD, 2010
  • University of Florida, BS, 2007; journalism, magna cum laude


  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Oregon
  • United States District Courts: Eastern District of New York, Southern District of New York


  • "Addressing The Needs Of Our Nation’s Water Infrastructure Through Private Financing: A Path To Successful, Sustainable Development." ABA’s Climate Change, Sustainable Development, and Ecosystems Committee Newsletter, Vol.15, Nov. 4, August 2012; and Mealey's Litigation Report: Insurance, Vol.15 No. 4, August 2012.