Lindsey M. Collins was born and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee. She received her B.S. in Business Administration, summa cum laude, from the University of Tennessee, where she was the Top Graduate of the College of Business Administration in 2011. She graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Law with Highest Honors in 2014 and was selected for membership in Order of the Coif. During her time in law school, Lindsey served as an Executive Editor for the Tennessee Law Review and was awarded the Third Year Prize, which recognizes the contributions of third-year members and editors. She also received the 2014 Chancellor’s Citation for Extraordinary Professional Promise.

Lindsey is a member of the Knoxville and Tennessee Bar Associations and East Tennessee Lawyer’s Association for Women (ETLAW).