Bob Abdo concentrates his practice on business and business owners, including estate planning and business succession planning. His clients include individuals and small and medium public and privately held businesses. He is a long-time member of the American Bar Association’s Probate and Trust sections.

  • Contact Info

    • Full Name: Robert P. Abdo
    • Office Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • Email: rabdo@lommen.com
    • Phone: 612.336.9334
    • Fax: 612.436.0213
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  • Practice Areas

    • Business Law
    • Contracts & Film
    • Entertainment Financing
    • Estate Planning
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Probate
    • Real Estate Law
    • Securities Law
    • Wills
  • Profile

    Mr. Abdo has authored various articles and has lectured about corporate and entertainment law matters and has been a visiting lecturer in securities law for entertainment lawyers at William Mitchell School of Law. He has been a member of various advisory boards of corporate clients. He has been and continues to be active in local government and community activities. Mr. Abdo is repeatedly listed as a Minnesota Super Lawyer®, is among the Best Lawyers in America® and is rated AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5 by Martindale–Hubbell.
  • Bar Admissions

    • Minnesota, 1971
    • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1973
    • U.S. Supreme Court, 1981
    • U.S. Court of Appeals Eighth Circuit, 1981
  • Published Works

    • “‘Going green’ must start at the company’s top,” Upsize Minnesota Magazine, April/May 2010
    • “Other Peoples’ Money: Financing the Low–Budget Independent Feature Film,” Entertainment & Sports Lawyer, Contributor (Fall 1998) and Entertainment, Publishing and the Arts Handbook, Contributor (1998–2000)
  • Memberships

    • Hennepin County Bar Association
    • Minnesota State Bar Association
    • American Bar Association
    • Federal Bar Association
  • Education

    • University of Minnesota, B.A., 1967; J.D., 1970