Lizzie Brodeen-Kuo

Lizzie Brodeen-Kuo

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Lizzie Brodeen-Kuo is an associate at Kennedy & Graven, Chartered, practicing in the areas of eminent domain, utility law, real estate and land-use litigation, general litigation, and public school litigation.

Lizzie previously worked for the City of Seattle as a Risk, Claims, and Litigation Advisor which allowed her to gain an in-depth understanding of how a municipality functions. Prior to that position, Lizzie was an Assistant Attorney General in Oregon where she managed a high volume case load as defense counsel for the state.

Areas of Practice

  • Eminent Domain
  • Utility law
  • Real Estate and Land-Use Litigation
  • General Litigation
  • Public School Litigation


  • Lewis and Clark Law School, Portland, Oregon
    • J.D. cum laude - 2008
    • Honors: Cornelius Honor Society
    • Honors: Outstanding Oral Advocate
    • Honors: Honors Appellate Brief
    • Honors: Pro Bono and Community Service Honors Awards
    • Honors: Natural Resources Scholarship
    • Honors: Alumni Board Scholarship
    • Honors: Candise DuBoff Jones Scholarship
    • Honors: Paul H. Casey Public Service Law Scholarship
    • Law Review: Environmental Law Review, Member, Symposium Editor
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • B.S. magna cum laude - 2004
    • Honors: Undergraduate Research Grant
    • Honors: Study Abroad Scholarship
    • Honors: Dean’s Scholar Scholarship
    • Honors: Dean’s List
    • Major: Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 2011