The law firm of Arthur Chapman Kettering Smetak & Pikala, P.A. offers a professional and collegial working environment.  With offices in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Hudson, Wisconsin, Arthur Chapman serves clients throughout the Midwest and around the country in a variety of practice areas, including: Automobile LawBusiness LitigationCommercial Real EstateCommercial TransportationConstruction Law, Employment LawFire LitigationGeneral LiabilityInsurance CoverageInsurance FraudLiquor LiabilityPremises LiabilityProduct LiabilityProfessional LiabilitySubrogation, and Workers Compensation.

Current Openings

Everyone at Arthur Chapman has made a conscious decision to be here. There are other places where we could work, but we choose to work here because of the atmosphere, the culture, and the people. We value the sense of camaraderie and teamwork that abounds at this firm and count our colleagues as friends.

Arthur Chapman recognizes that we are stronger as a whole when everyone shares their individual strengths, skills, and knowledge. The firm respects, supports, and believes in each employee and appreciates that we are all vital collaborators and contributors to the overall success of the firm.

The culture at Arthur Chapman encourages and expects everyone to work at their highest level. The firm strives to provide the necessary flexibility, structure, and support that will allow every employee to flourish. Individual strengths, talents, and contributions are acknowledged and rewarded accordingly.

Along with our collegial, collaborative, and empowered work environment, including the flexibility to strive for work/life balance, we offer a highly competitive benefits package that includes:

Medical Insurance 
Healthcare Reimbursement Account (HRA)
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Dental Insurance 
Short-Term Disability Insurance 
Long-Term Disability Insurance 
Life Insurance 
401(k)/Profit Sharing 
Paid Time Off (PTO)

Current Openings 


Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A. is seeking a professional, team-oriented paralegal with a strong background in insurance and personal injury defense work along with a working knowledge of automobile and No-Fault Insurance law and American Arbitration Association rules and procedures.  Candidates must possess great organizational skills and the ability to handle a high volume of files while working under tight deadlines.  Responsibilities include preparing medical record summaries, investigating, answering discovery, and drafting IME letters, statements of the case, and status reports.  The position also requires someone with a strong work ethic who has a solid understanding of billable hour requirements and time entries.

Please send your resume, cover letter, and salary expectations in confidence to: 
Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala P.A. 
Human Resources Manager



Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A., seeks a full-time attorney with 4-7 years of litigation experience to join our railroad practice group.  Strongest candidates will have experience defending clients through all phases of litigation.  Excellent writing skills are required.  We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. 
If you are interested in joining our team, please email your resume, cover letter (including salary expectations), and writing sample in confidence to  


Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A. is a mid-sized law firm located in downtown Minneapolis seeking highly motivated attorneys to join various practice areas. Ideal candidates will be enthusiastic, well-rounded, resourceful, able to perform with minimal supervision, and genuinely interested in the particular area of law.

AUTO & NO-FAULT:  Seeking a candidate with 2-4 years of practical experience defending auto and no-fault cases.   

INSURANCE COVERAGE / APPELLATE:  Need someone with a minimum of 4 years of practical experience in insurance coverage with particular emphasis in CGL, auto and other commercial experience (risk transfer, additional insured endorsements etc.).  Candidate must have excellent research and writing skills and a willingness to assist in our appellate practice.

Our firm is motivated to attract and recruit talented and diverse attorneys into our growing firm.  If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume, cover letter, and writing sample(s) including salary expectations in confidence to:  Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, 81 South Ninth Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402 or email to: For additional information about our firm please visit our web site at

Equal Opportunity Employer