Lindy is a Director of the Australian Centre for Health Law Research which is based in the Law Faculty at the Queensland University of Technology. She publishes extensively in the health law field, including as a co-editor of a leading text in the field, Health Law in Australia (3rd ed., Thomson, forthcoming 2017) and specialises in the law at end of life.
She has been a Chief Investigator on a number of Australian Research Council and NHMRC research projects. Between 2002 and 2007 she was a part-time member of the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal. Lindy is a Board Member of Palliative Care Australia, an Associate Editor of the Journal of Medical Ethics, and is on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Law and Medicine