Patricia Beety '92

Adjunct: Law in Practice
General Counsel, League of Minnesota Cities
University of Minnesota, B.A.
University of Minnesota Law School, J.D.
Mondale Hall, 229 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Pat Beety is General Counsel for the League of Minnesota Cities where she directs, plans and coordinates all legal matters involving LMC and its related entities. Prior to assuming the GC role, Beety was a senior employment attorney and supervisor of the League’s in-house litigation function. For over 25 years, she has represented Minnesota cities and city officials in state and federal court, administrative agencies, and before the state legislature.

Beety also has a long and diverse history serving the community and the profession including: Chair of MN Board of Legal Certification; past president of Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association; former DRI state representative; council member and co-chair of MSBA Public Law Section; recipient of MN Lawyer Attorney of the Year award, and P. Kenneth Kohnstamm Pro Bono Attorney Award of Excellence.