Sara Edwards

Sara Edwards

Title 
Assistant Professor - Legal Studies
Legal Counsel to the Cabinet
Senior Women's Administrator
Office 
Phone 
507-344-7523
Email 

Biography 

Originally from Stillwater, Minnesota.  Married to husband Reggie. Sons: Anthony, Noah, Christian & Emmanuel 

Academic Interests/Specialties  

Civil Rights, Social Justice & Law

Education  

B.A. Political Science (Pre-Law) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida

J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Research 

Legal History and Racial Discrimination in the United States

Memberships 

Minnesota State Bar Association, Minnesota Paralegal Association

Professional Background 

Worked in several areas of law including higher education law, class action litigation, criminal law & family law

Presentations

Race & Justice; Training the Next Generation of Legal Professionals

Additional Campus Responsibilities 

Legal Advisor to the Cabinet, Pre-Law Advisor, Law Club Supervisor, Senior Women’s Administrator

Awards 

Law Review

Personal/Hobbies 

Playing guitar, painting, cooking, reading, watching sports

Teaching Philosophy 

I meet my students where they are and help them to become the best version of themselves.