Tera L. Lungstrom


Tera is a Partner at Beckman Steen & Lungstrom, P.A. She has practiced since 1997 in all areas of family law, probate, wills and estates. Tera graduated from Hamline University, cum laude with a B.A. in English, and graduated from Hamline University School of Law with Honors, in 1997.  Her family law practice includes dealing with complex financial issues, spousal maintenance, child custody and parenting time, and child support matters.  She also practices in the area of probate law.  Tera provides mediation services for people, bringing her knowledge and experience in family law to assist people in working to reach a resolution to their issues through the mediation process.

Tera’s background allows her to draw from a broad range of experience which lets her assist her clients with a multitude of issues as they may relate to family law. She works diligently to find creative ways of reaching legal resolution through mediation and negotiation. Tera is comfortable dealing with situations from child custody to complex financial issues and in helping her clients through the steps in working towards their goals.  She is also skilled in pursuing and achieving results for clients through litigation when necessary.

Tera enjoys helping in her community and volunteers at the Volunteer Lawyers Network.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody / Parenting Time
  • Child Support
  • Property Division
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Adoption
  • Paternity
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Probate Law
  • Uncontested and Contested Wills

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1997


  • Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • J.D. – 1997
  • Hamline University, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • B.A.
  • Major: English

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association, Family Law, Probate and ADR Sections
  • Minnesota Women Lawyers