Lindy Yokanovich

Lindy Yokanovich, Esq. is the founder and executive director of Cancer Legal Care, a non-profit organization providing free legal care to Minnesotans affected by cancer. Compelled to bring Cancer Legal Care to life after witnessing first-hand the many legal questions and difficulties her own loved ones with cancer faced, Lindy counts her work with Cancer Legal Care as the most profound and gratifying of her career. Lindy has been recognized and honored by the Women’s Health Leadership Trust, Minnesota Lawyer, Angel Foundation, and the judges of Minnesota's 10th Judicial District. Lindy is a current Steering Committee member of the Health Care Legal Partnership Learning Collaborative and past Steering Committee member of the Minnesota Cancer Alliance. A frequent author and speaker on the intersection of cancer and law, Lindy received her BA from the University of California, Irvine, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of Pacific, McGeorge School of Law.