Matthew Beyer


Matthew Beyer is an associate in the Minneapolis office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Products Liability, Complex Business & Commercial Litigation, and Insurance Law Practices. Matt has broad experience as a civil litigator, prosecuting and defending complex commercial cases in state and federal courts across the country, including at trial.

Matt’s diverse practice incorporates high-stakes contractual and business disputes, as well as employment discrimination, wage and hour, and professional liability insurance coverage matters. In addition, Matt has handled an array of general liability matters, including products liability, toxic tort, asbestos, premises liability, and personal injury suits.

With significant experience in arbitration, mediation, and settlement negotiation, Matt also focuses on resolving disputes outside of the courtroom when such a resolution is in the best interests of a client. In addition, Matt has consistently performed pro bono work for clients in the employment law arena, most recently representing individuals seeking unemployment benefits during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Products Liability
  • Complex Business & Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Law
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Bad Faith Litigation
  • Directors & Officers Coverage

Additional Experience


Boston University School of Law

Juris Doctor, 2013

Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations

Bachelors of Science, 2010

Pro Bono & Philanthropy

  • Provided support to persons seeking unemployment benefits during COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Provided litigation support to the Animal Defense Partnership, advocating for the rights and protection of animals across the country