Elizabeth Meske




Elizabeth Meske is an associate attorney with Ratwik, Roszak & Maloney. Liz enjoys serving Minnesota public school districts, cities, counties, and other public sector entities by providing legal advice and representation. Liz is committed to providing exceptional legal counsel in the areas of labor and employment, contract drafting and negotiation, constitutional and civil rights, open meeting law, data practices, school law, special education law and administrative law. Liz is a pragmatic lawyer with a passion for helping people. She enjoys advocating for her clients and finding solutions that best serve their needs. 

In law school, Liz clerked for a civil rights litigation firm and an employee and consumer rights law firm. She also externed for the Honorable Donovan W. Frank, United States District Court Judge for the District of Minnesota. Liz currently volunteers with the Children’s Law Center of Minnesota and serves on the Minnesota State Bar Association’s Human Rights Committee. 

Liz lives in South Minneapolis with her partner, Scott, and two dogs, Reagan and Truman. She enjoys keeping up with the latest podcasts and all things outdoors from boating to bunny hills. Being from Wisconsin, Liz also loves the Green Bay Packers and a good cheese board.

Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Special Education Law
  • School Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Investigations

Professional Associations

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Minnesota School Boards Association
  • Minnesota Women Lawyers
  • Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association
  • National Council of School Attorneys

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota


  • William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., Cum Laude
  • University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, B.A.