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Lisa M. Elliott

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Minneapolis, MN

Elliott Law Offices, P.A.
2409 West 66th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55423-2071
Phone: 612-861-3000
Fax: 612-861-3004
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2001
Licensed in Minnesota Since: 1989
Practice Areas: Family Law, Estate Planning & Probate, Personal Injury - Products: Defense
Attorney Profile

Lisa M. Elliott is an attorney and the founder of Elliott Law Offices, P.A., in Minneapolis, Minnesota. An experienced litigator and mediator, Ms. Elliott practices all aspects of family law, including divorce, adoption, child support, custody, paternity, property division and more. She serves clients in Minneapolis and the surrounding areas, including Apple Valley, Bloomington, Burnsville, Chaska, Eden Prairie, Edina, Shakopee, St. Louis Park and Richfield.

Ms. Elliott graduated magna cum laude from Regis College with bachelor’s degrees in business administration and public relations. She went on to earn her law degree from the University of Minnesota Law School, graduating magna cum laude. Following law school, she developed her legal skills by clerking for a Minnesota Court of Appeals judge and working for a private Minneapolis-based firm.

Along with being admitted to practice in the states of Colorado, Minnesota and South Dakota, Ms. Elliott is also licensed to appear before the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota. She opened her own firm in 1995.

In addition to being an experienced litigator, Ms. Elliott is familiar with alternative dispute resolution methods, including financial early neutral evaluation, mediation and social early neutral evaluation. Her skills have earned her the rating of AV Preeminent* by the peer review organization Martindale-Hubbell.

Outside of her legal practice, Ms. Elliott is involved with a variety of professional organizations. She belongs to the Hennepin County Bar Association and is a member of the group’s family law section. She is also a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association and the Defense Research Institute.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 80%Family Law
  • 10%Estate Planning & Probate
  • 10%Personal Injury - Products: Defense
Focus Areas

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Estate Planning, Living Wills, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills


9 Years Super Lawyers
1 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2001

About Lisa M. Elliott

First Admitted: 1989, Minnesota

Professional Webpage:

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Rule 114 Certified Mediator for Civil cases and Family cases

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Hennepin County Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Colorado
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • South Dakota
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • DRI (Defense Research Institute)
  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota


  • AV, Martindale Hubbell
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyer

Educational Background

  • Regis College, B.S., Major: Business Administration, Honors: magna cum laude, 1986
  • Regis College, B.A., Major: Public Relations, Honors: magna cum laude, 1986

Other Outstanding Achievements

  • Attorneys of the Year, 2017
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Office Location for Lisa M. Elliott

2409 West 66th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55423-2071

Phone: 612-861-3000

Fax: 612-861-3004

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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