Lisa L.Beane


Minneapolis + 1.612.217.8884

Lisa Beane brings her broad experience litigating civil matters in federal and state courts to bear in delivering practical, business-focused advice and effective advocacy for clients.

Lisa regularly defends clients facing complex matters, including consumer protection litigation, contract disputes, products liability claims, and government investigations. She represents clients in the energy, pharmaceutical, retail, and manufacturing industries.

Lisa has litigated in federal district and appellate courts across the country. She also has handled several cases in Minnesota state courts and frequently advises clients facing litigation in Minnesota on local practice and strategy.

Lisa currently serves on the District of Minnesota's Federal Practice Committee, which advises the court on revisions to the local rules. She also is on the boards of the Minnesota Women Lawyers Foundation and the Minnesota Lavender Bar Association.


  • Tobacco manufacturers challenge City of Edina's ban on flavored tobacco productsJones Day recently filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company and other clients that challenges a City of Edina, Minnesota ordinance banning flavored tobacco products.
  • U.S. Steel defeats trespass litigation relating to Minnesota iron mining operationsJones Day successfully defended United States Steel Corporation against a lawsuit brought by a mineral rights owner alleging trespass and nuisance claims relating to U.S. Steel's mining operations along the Iron Range in northern Minnesota.