Bassford Remele is a full-service litigation firm located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Founded in 1882, the firm represents local, national and international clients in all areas of civil litigation.
Ellie Vilendrer received a B.A. in French and a B.S. in Business Administration with an emphasis in Corporate Finance from the University of Southern California in 2004. During her sophomore year, she studied at the Sorbonne University in Paris, France. She earned her J.D. from Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School in 2007, where she served as the education chair of the International Human Rights Association.
Ms. Vilendrer is fluent in Persian and proficient in French. She practices in all areas of civil litigation, including commercial litigation, general liability, personal injury and medical malpractice. In 2009, Ms. Vilendrer obtained a global settlement valued at over $1,000,000 for her client for balance billing and denial of insurance benefits.
Areas of Practice
Health Care Law
Motor Vehicle and No-Fault Law
Brigham Young University
Education Chair, International Human Rights Association
University of Southern California
B.S., Business Administration; B.A., French, 2004
Varsity Track Letter Winner; Varsity Cross-Country; USC Representative at PAC-10 Student-Athlete Conference
U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 2007
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 2011
U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin, 2011
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 2007
U.S. Supreme Court, 2012
Professional Associations and Memberships
American Bar Association
Minnesota State Bar Association
California Bar Association
Hennepin County Bar Association
Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association
Minnesota Society of Healthcare Risk Management
Classes and Seminars
Tubman Family Alliance, Pro Bono Safety Project, 2012 - Present
Volunteer Lawyers Network, Conciliation Court Clinic, 2011 - Present
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