Lindsey R. Day

Lindsey Day is co-chair of Lathrop GPM’s Closely Held and Family Business team. She focuses her practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, general business law, corporate governance, closely held and family owned businesses, and emerging companies. She regularly counsels both buyers and sellers in stock and asset transactions and has extensive experience advising businesses on legal issues such as contract negotiation, strategic transactions, corporate restructurings, ownership transitions, and women-owned business certifications. She serves clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, retail, professional services, and technology.

Lindsey is a committee member of the firm’s Women’s Initiative Network and an attorney volunteer with Wills for Heroes, a Minnesota State Bar Association program that provides estate planning services for Minnesota’s first responders. Prior to practicing law, she worked in tax services at a Big Four public accounting firm. 

Representative Experience

  • Represents a family owned precision machining and metal fabrication company in general business matters and succession planning
  • Represents businesses and their owners in the negotiation of buy-sell and partnership agreements, commercial contracts, and private placements of debt and equity securities
  • Represents a water conditioning company in strategic add-on acquisitions across multiple states
  • Represented a higher education compliance content developer in a sale of its assets to a global private equity firm
  • Represented a family owned provider of control room console solutions in its sale to a private equity firm
  • Represented a mechanical contracting company in its acquisition of the assets of a competitor
  • Represented a closely held restaurant holding company in its acquisition of seven restaurants
  • Assisted with representation of a privately held restaurant management and development company in its bid to acquire the assets of a national restaurant company in a Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding
  • Assisted with representation of a privately held manufacturer of industrial and commercial heaters in its sale to a publicly held strategic acquirer

Professional Affiliations

  • Association for Corporate Growth
  • Entrepreneurs Organization (EO), Sponsor Contact
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Minnesota State Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Minnesota Chapter, Association for Corporate Growth
    • Board of Directors member
    • Young Professionals Committee member
  • Wills for Heroes, Minnesota State Bar Association, attorney volunteer


  • “North Star Lawyers,” Minnesota State Bar Association, 2016–2018
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    80 South Eighth Street
    500 IDS Center
    Minneapolis, MN 55402
F: 612.632.4361


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Court Memberships

  • Minnesota


University of Minnesota Law School, J.D.

University of Wisconsin-Madison, M.Acc

University of Wisconsin-Madison, B.B.A., with distinction