Liz J. Vieira is a shareholder with Rupp, Anderson, Squires & Waldspurger, P.A. Her areas of practice include general municipal law, school law, special education, data practices requests, labor and employment, land use and zoning, and civil litigation. Liz has served as the lead attorney in trials, evidentiary hearings, special education due process hearings, other contested administrative proceedings, and appeals. She routinely speaks to municipal employees and other attorneys on a variety of topics including Title IX, the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act, student and employee discipline, special education, Section 504, investigations, and constitutional rights. She is admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court, Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, and state and federal courts in Minnesota. Liz is a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association, Hennepin County Bar Association, Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association, Council of School Attorneys, and the Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society. She earned her B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Minnesota and her J.D. degree from the University of Minnesota Law School. Prior to joining the firm, Liz served as a judicial law clerk in Hennepin County District Court.