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Lindsay Sherwood Fouse-Hopkins

Senior Attorney
fax +1 412.394.2555

Lindsay Sherwood Fouse-Hopkins represents multinational companies in complex commercial litigation and contract disputes, and counsels corporate clients in the areas of white-collar criminal defense, internal investigations, and corporate compliance.

Lindsay’s litigation and trial experience includes advanced advocacy before federal and state courts in a variety of high-stakes commercial disputes involving complex contracts, corporate officers and directors, asset sales, and financial fraud. She vigorously defends local and multinational manufacturing and real estate corporations through sophisticated private litigation and, when appropriate, alternative dispute resolution settings. She also represents multinational-leading generic pharmaceutical manufacturers in bet-the-company antitrust cases at the center of large class action and multi-district civil litigations involving allegations of price-fixing, bid-rigging, and exclusive dealing.

Lindsay also has a white collar criminal defense practice. She counsels national healthcare and technology companies in internal investigations and has extensive experience related to false claims act and foreign corruption and bribery litigation. Lindsay has assisted in successfully defending corporate clients through investigations and prosecutions conducted by federal and state governments and the SEC and DOJ.


J.D., Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 2015
B.S., magna cum laude, University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio, Business Administration


2017-2022: Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania – Senior Member of the Hearing Committee

2021-2022: Best Lawyers in America Ones to Watch – Commercial Litigation; White Collar – Criminal Defense

2020-2022: Adjunct Faculty for the Duquesne University School of Law, Paralegal Institute (Professional Responsibility)

2018 -2022: Super Lawyers – Selected for inclusion in Pennsylvania’s Rising Stars list

2018: Pittsburgh Business Times’ “30 Under 30” awardee recognizing young professionals who are leaders in the Pittsburgh business landscape

2015: Duquesne University School of Law John J. Sciullo Peer Excellency Awardee, Raymond F. Sekula Awardee, Justice Louis L. Manderino Honor Society, Duquesne Law Review Senior Staff Member, 2013 Outstanding Oral Argument Awardee


Co-chair, Clark Hill BOLD

Board of Trustees, National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Board of Directors, Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh

Appointed Member, Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Hearing Committee

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Allegheny County Bar Association Civil Ligation Section

Duquesne Law Alumni Association

Amen Corner

State Bar Licenses


Court Admissions

U.S. District Ct., E.D. of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Ct., W.D. of Pennsylvania
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania