Lindsay D. Knox

Vice President, Government Affairs & Advocacy

Areas of Practice
  • B.S., Health Ecology, University of Nevada, Reno
Areas of Practice
  • B.S., Health Ecology, University of Nevada, Reno

Professional Background

Lindsay Knox serves as a key resource for clients, advocating on their behalf and closely monitoring legislation and regulation to identify potential issues.  She has worked for McDonald Carano for nearly a decade and offers tangible experience in a broad range of industries such as public safety and homeland security, health care, education, water, gaming, transportation, hospitality and lodging.

Ms. Knox is involved in a variety of initiatives at the state level, including drafting amendments, reviewing bills, testifying before committees and collaborating with other lobbyists. She consistently draws upon her extensive network of contacts to make necessary connections on behalf of her clients. On a local level, Ms. Knox skillfully manages and maintains important relationships with elected officials and key staff while closely tracking changes in the law and regulation to ensure seamless and continuous business compliance.

Outside the office, Ms. Knox has been involved in a variety of community organizations. For nearly two years, she was involved in Operations Downtown, created by Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve and dedicated to finding solutions that hasten redevelopment and bring focus to the complex issues faced by downtown Reno, including poverty, homelessness, blight, safety and housing. Ms. Knox also worked on behalf of the SAS Institute, where she collaborated with state and local government agencies on how to improve and leverage their use of data to better serve the public as a whole.

Professional Affiliations and Community Involvement

  • Board of Directors, Susan G. Komen
  • Executive Board, Secretary/Treasurer, Business Council of Douglas County
  • Member, Nevada’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology
  • Member, Government Affairs Committee, NAIOP (Commercial Real Estate Development Association) Northern Nevada Chapter

Attorney News

2022 Nevada Primary Election Results Guide

Our Government Affairs & Advocacy Group would like to share a summary of the 2022 primary election results. For partisan offices, the primary winners will face off in the general election…

Do’s and Don’ts for Employers
Encouraging Employees to Vote

Election Insights from Government Relations and Lobbying Lawyers Casting a ballot is one of the greatest responsibilities we have as Americans and employers have a unique opportunity to educate and…

Meet the women at McDonald Carano who are making a difference for our firm, our clients and our communities.

Women’s History Month is celebrated in March, but all year long McDonald Carano honors the women who lead our practices, provide excellent service to our clients, and assure the professional…

You have chosen to send an email to McDonald Carano. The sending or receipt of this email and the information in it does not in itself create an attorney-client relationship. If you are not already a client, you should not provide us with information that you wish to have treated as privileged or confidential without first speaking to one of our lawyers. If you provide information before we confirm that you are a client and that we are willing and able to represent you, we may not be required to treat that information as privileged, confidential, or protected information, and we may be able to represent a party adverse to you.

I have read this and want to send an email.