Elie C. Biel



Elie Biel helps clients defend, resolve, prevent and manage medical device and pharmaceutical product liability litigation. He works with clients to evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of their cases and helps them manage risk and pursue favorable solutions through arbitration, mediation, settlement or trial.

Previous Experience

Before joining the firm, Elie counseled and defended physicians, health care systems, dentists and senior care centers in medical malpractice and professional liability matters.

Personal Interests

Elie is a lover of the great outdoors and enjoys SCUBA diving, sea kayaking and visiting national parks. Outside the office, he plays squash, tennis and softball and spends a great deal of time with his wife, daughters and neurotic dogs. He is a long suffering fan of the Twins, Vikings and Wild.


Bar Admissions


Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota


Sherburne County District Court, Hon. Thomas D. Hayes, 2013-2014


University of Minnesota Law School
J.D. magna cum laude (2012)

University of Rochester
B.A. in History and Political Science, cum laude (2007)

Leadership & Community

Pro Bono

  • Minnesota State Bar Association — North Star Lawyer, 2018

Professional Associations

  • Federal Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Minnesota State Bar Association Food, Drug & Device Law Section — Member, 2018-present; Secretary, 2019

Civic Activities

  • Minnesota Squash Association — Board of Directors, 2012-14



  • Faegre Baker Daniels – Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2018-19
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