Sonja (Sunny) Beddow

Associate

beddows@ballardspahr.com
Tel 612.371.3555
Fax 612.371.3207
Minneapolis

Sonja "Sunny" Beddow advises clients in a wide range of real estate matters and transactions. Her experience includes property purchases and sales, title and survey review, lease negotiation and drafting, and mixed-use development.

Sunny also has advised corporate clients on business litigation, including analysis of risk and exposure.

Pro Bono Experience

Sunny's pro bono work includes working with Wills for Heroes, a program providing essential legal documents, such as wills, living wills, and powers of attorney, to our nation's first responders and military personnel and veterans.

Judicial Clerkships

Hon. Roseanne Nathanson, U.S. District Court for the Second Judicial District of Minnesota, 2012-2014

Professional Activities

Minnesota Board of Law Examiners, bar grader, 2014-present

Minnesota Women Lawyers Community Action Committee member 2012-present

NAIOP Developing Leaders

Recognitions & Accomplishments

Rising Star, Minnesota Super Lawyers, 2017, 2018

Publications

"Nowhere to Go But Up: Drafting a Reciprocal Easement and Operating Agreement When Using a Vertical Registered Land Survey," Hennepin Lawyer, March/April 2017

Community Activities

Messerli & Kramer Foundation, secretary, 2015-2018

Mitchell Hamline School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2012)
Law Review (Associate, 2010-2011; Managing Editor, 2011-2012)

University of British Columbia (B.A. 2008)

Minnesota

U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin