Lindsey M. Hogan



Lindsey Hogan provides sophisticated counsel to employers and businesses during complex employment disputes, commercial litigation and investigations. Lindsey manages case execution from start to finish with an uncompromising focus on the client’s goals and best interests. She represents employers in jurisdictions throughout the country.

Employment Litigation 

Lindsey serves as litigation counsel for employers facing class and collective actions stemming from wage and hour disputes under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the Illinois Minimum Wage Law, the Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act, and the Chicago Minimum Wage Ordinance. She also represents employers in employment litigation involving allegations of:

  • Discrimination
  • Sexual harassment
  • Whistleblower/retaliation
  • Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) violations
  • Restrictive covenants and protection of confidential information
  • Trade secret misappropriation
  • Wrongful discharge
  • Equal pay
  • Breach of contract claims

Employment Counseling & Investigations

When internal issues arise, Lindsey leads investigations involving executive misconduct, ethical violations and discrimination and retaliation allegations. Lindsey also helps employers mitigate risk by counseling on:

  • Policy and procedure implementation
  • Employee discipline and termination
  • Wage and hour compliance
  • Retaliatory claim avoidance policies
  • Compliance with all state and federal laws

Commercial & Non-Compete Litigation

When employers need to protect confidential information, Lindsey handles litigation matters concerning breaches of contract or fiduciary duty, tortious interference, trade secret misappropriation, and enforcement of restrictive covenants.

Health Care Provider Experience

Lindsey has represented many hospital systems and physicians in claims ranging from wage and hour litigation, to discrimination claims, to medical malpractice claims, to False Claims Act (FCA) violations. She understands hospitals’ business processes and tailors legal advice to their needs.


Bar Admissions


Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


DePaul University College of Law
J.D. (2008)

University of Michigan
B.A. (2005)

Insights & Events

Updates September 2022

OFCCP Extends Deadline for Individualized Objections From Federal Contractors to Production of Their 2016-2020 EEO-1 Data in Response to FOIA Request

2 min read  
Recorded Webinar September 08, 2022 CLE

What's New and What's Coming for Illinois Employers: 2022 and Beyond - Webinar

2 min read  
Blog Post September 2022

OFCCP Launches Notification of Construction Contract Award Portal

1 min read  
Updates August 2022

Eleventh Circuit Concludes That President Biden Likely Exceeded Authority by Issuing Federal Contractor Vaccine Mandate

4 min read  
Updates August 2022

OFCCP Provides 30-day Notice Seeking Individualized Objections from Federal Contractors Before Response to FOIA Request

5 min read  
Updates August 2022

OFCCP Revises Recent Directive on Compensation Analysis

3 min read  
Blog Post August 2022

IDOL’s Proposed Rules for the Illinois Equal Pay Registration Certificate Provide Additional Insight for Covered Employers

1 min read  
Updates July 2022

OFCCP Issues Important Update About Contractor Portal Certification Process

2 min read  
Speaking Engagement Recap July 13, 2022

OFCCP Compliance Fundamentals and New Developments – Key Employment Law Requirements for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors - Webinar

2022 Upper Midwest Employment Law Institute
1 min read  
Recorded Webinar April 27, 2022 CLE

Show Me the Money! What Pay Equity Should Mean to You - Webinar

Labor and Employment Law Developments: Staying on Top of Your Game
2 min read  
Other Perspectives
  • Is Obesity the Next Protected Class?
    Illinois Chamber of Commerce Webinar, September 4, 2014
  • National Labor Relations Act: 2012 Updates
    Illinois Chamber of Commerce Webinar, January 10, 2013

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

Civic Activities

  • Cristo Rey Jesuit High School — Leadership Advisory Counsel, 2017-present


  • Faegre Drinker — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2020
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