About Lindsey Wynne
Judge Lindsey Wynne obtained her law degree at The University of Texas at Austin School of Law. She was a member of the of the Domestic Violence Clinic at the law school, where she handled family law matters for victims of domestic violence. Additionally, Judge Wynne attended the University of Texas at Austin for undergraduate on an academic scholarship, the Texas Excellence Scholarship, and obtained her Bachelor of Business Administration and a Minor in Spanish. She participated in a wide variety of internships, such as a legislative session intern, working for WFAA news station and assisting with political coverage on the Republican national convention in New York, and working for an attorney representing victims of violent crimes in civil and family law matters. She worked for a political consulting firm in Austin where she assisted with recruiting volunteers for the Bush-Cheney 2004 campaign. She also regularly volunteered in the Austin public-school system to help at-risk youth.
Lindsey Wynne: Seeking the best interests of children
Written by: Brooke López, Lone Star Parity Project
Judge Lindsey Wynne was appointed as a District Court Judge in Collin County in September 2019. But it wasn’t her impressive appointment that provided Lindsey with the greatest satisfaction. Within two weeks of her appointment, Lindsey had a full docket of 1,500 cases that she began hearing on her first day. Over the course of her first five months and with the assistance of her remarkable court staff, she disposed of over 1,400 cases in her court. Not only does Lindsey pride herself in her noticeable efficiency and strong work ethic, but also her commitment to the courtroom and ensuring people’s cases are heard. As a judge hearing family law matters, Lindsey draws from her background as a former family law attorney, as well as a former prosecutor in the crimes against children and juvenile divisions. Judge Wynne served for many years as an advocate to protect, educate, and rehabilitate children, and now, as a Judge, she seeks to uphold the law and ensure children’s best interests are the priority in her courtroom.