Lauren Burgess


Philadelphia, PA

Lauren Burgess currently manages the foreclosure and litigation departments, supervises associate attorneys and staff, and liaises with outside counsel and city leadership to address inquiries related to foreclosure properties and suits in pending litigation in the firm’s Philadelphia office.

Before joining Linebarger in 2016, Ms. Burgess served as a contract attorney at The Cypress Group, specializing in regulatory research to advise companies and investors. She also worked as a contract attorney for Republic Ranches. Additionally, she served as a law clerk at the Holocaust Art Restitution Project.

As a law student, Ms. Burgess served as a law clerk at Entertainment Law Legal Assistance in New Orleans, providing pro bono legal counsel. She also collaborated with a citizen group as a student attorney with the Tulane Environmental Law Clinic, resulting in a settlement with the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality over federal Clean Air Act violations.

Ms. Burgess is a member of the Pennsylvania and Texas Bar Associations.

Ms. Burgess received her Juris Doctor degree from Tulane University in 2014, graduating cum laude. She majored in Finance, receiving her Bachelor of Business Administration degree in 2010 from the University of Texas, McCombs School of Business.