Sara N. Wilson, Lommen Abdo Law Firm

Sara N. Wilson

Areas of Practice: Real Estate and Land Use; Business Law; Business Succession Planning; Corporate Law; Estate and Trust Disputes; Estates, Trusts & Probate; Finance and Banking; Professional Liability; Civil Litigation; Commercial Litigation

Office Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Phone: 612.336.9343 / Email:

Sara N. Wilson / Biography

Sara Wilson has unique experience in being fully capable of handling both transactional and litigation matters, with a special emphasis in agribusiness and agriculture.

Sara’s transactional practice includes assisting clients with the purchase, sale, leasing, financing, and development of real estate; resolving title, zoning and environmental issues; business formation, governance and succession planning; and loan documentation for commercial lenders.

Sara also has significant experience in the area of estates and trusts from litigating estate and trust disputes, to guiding clients on estate plans, and counseling families through the process of administering estates and trusts.

Sara’s litigation practice also entails professional liability defense, including legal malpractice and accounting malpractice.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Sara worked at the Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum as a Registrar where she organized and installed exhibitions. She conveys the creativity, collaborative nature and organizational skills associated with her work in the arts into her career as an attorney. She maintains a close connection with the Twin Cities arts community while she practices law.

Leadership + Activities

  • Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, Board Member
  • Ballet Co.Laboratory, Board Member
  • Professional Liability Defense Federation


  • “Agricultural Land,” The Complete Real Estate Lawyer seminar by Minnesota CLE, June 2023


  • University of Minnesota, B.A., 1992
  • Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota, Master of Public Affairs, 2017
  • William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., 2000

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 2000
  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 2000
  • U.S. District Court, District of North Dakota, 2001

News + Articles

Buyer Beware

Buyer Beware

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Power of Attorneys and Trusts

Power of Attorneys and Trusts

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