Elizabeth Slama represents clients in complex product liability and mass tort litigation.
Prior to joining Faegre Drinker, Elizabeth served as a judicial law clerk to Hon. Denise D. Reilly at the Minnesota Court of Appeals. During law school, Elizabeth worked as a student attorney in her law school’s Child Protection Clinic, where she had the opportunity to brief and argue two cases before the Minnesota Court of Appeals. She also worked as a summer associate and law clerk at Faegre Drinker.
Before pursuing a legal education, Elizabeth had a professional marketing career and specialized in business-to-business communications. Elizabeth worked as marketing manager and senior communications adviser for a custom manufacturer headquartered in Minnesota.
In her spare time, Elizabeth enjoys cooking, entertaining, traveling with her husband and exploring dog friendly restaurants with her shih-poo, Kevin.
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
Minnesota Court of Appeals, Hon. Denise D. Reilly, 2020-2021
Mitchell Hamline School of Law
J.D. summa cum laude, Law Review (executive board member) (2020)
University of Minnesota
B.A. in Public Relations and Strategic Communications (2014)
Insights & Events
- Putting Family First: The Need for Reform in Minnesota’s Relative Foster Care Licensing Statutes and Processes
Coauthor, 45 Mitchell Hamline Law Review, 2019
Firm Blog Contributions
- Faegre Drinker on Products – a blog addressing all things product liability that covers legal issues and developments of interest to product manufacturers and their employers
Leadership & Community
Elizabeth proudly focuses her pro bono practice on anti–sex trafficking efforts.
- Faegre Drinker — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2022