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  • Corey S. Bronczyk
  • Shareholder
  • Chair - Construction Law
  • Arthur Chapman Kettering Smetak & Pikala, P.A.
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 612-375-5972  direct dial
  • 612-339-7655  fax

  • csbronczyk@arthurchapman.com
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Corey works with a variety of construction industry stakeholders, including general contractors, subcontractors, manufacturers, suppliers, design professionals, and owners, with many construction-related legal challenges. Corey and the Arthur Chapman Construction Law team handle a wide array of construction related legal issues, which range from contract negotiation and disputes, site injuries and OSHA claims, to defect claims, delay claims, mechanic's liens and bond claims, among many others. Clients and colleagues call on Corey for not only his legal skills, but also rely on his knowledge of the construction industry. Corey has approximately ten years’ experience working in the construction industry on residential, commercial, and institutional building projects, in both trade and management positions, prior to starting his legal career.

Corey also is an adjunct professor teaching construction law for construction management students at Minnesota State University Moorhead. When not working with clients or teaching, Corey can be found spending time with his wife and kids, completing various construction projects, or enjoying the great outdoors. 

Presentations

  • “Construction Delay and Cost Claim Considerations During COVID-19,” Webinar Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A., June 2020
  • “Should we Arbitrate? Merits and Potential Pitfalls of Arbitration vs. District Court Litigation,” Minnesota Construction Law Seminar, Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A., January 2019
  • “Key Issues In Evaluating Claims For Additional Insured Coverage,” Insurance Coverage Seminar, Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A., May 2018
  • “2017 Minnesota Construction Law Update,” Minnesota Construction Law Seminar, Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A., October 2017
  • "Coverage/Legislative Update," Minnesota Construction Law Seminar, Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A., October 2016
  • "Coverage Issues in Construction Defect Claims – New Trends & What is an ‘Insured Contract?’” Construction Defect & Dispute Conference, September, 2016
  • Construction Law: Designs, Delays, Disputes, and Delivery - Construction Projects 101: Laying the Groundwork,” Sterling Education System in Fargo, ND, August, 2016
  • “Coverage Issues in Construction Defect Claims,” Commercial Insurance Coverage Seminar, Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A., May 2016
  • “Construction Law and Construction Insurance Coverage Panel Discussion,” Commercial Insurance Coverage Seminar, Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A., May 2015
  • “Construction Law for Construction Management Students: Common Legal Issues Every Project Manager Will Face (Part 1),” Guest Lecturer, Minnesota State University Moorhead Construction Management Capstone Class (CM 496), February 2014
  • “Construction Law for Construction Management Students: Common Legal Issues Every Project Manager Will Face (Part 2),” Guest Lecturer, Minnesota State University Moorhead Construction Management Capstone Class (CM 496), March 2014

Education

William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., 2014 (Honors: magna cum laude)
Minnesota State University Moorhead, B.S., Construction Management, 2011 (Honors: summa cum laude)


Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 2014
North Dakota, 2015
Tribal Court - Shakopee Mdwakanton Sioux Community (SMSC), 2015
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 2015


Publications

“Navigating the Duty to Defend in Construction Contracts: Where Does Minnesota Stand?” MDLA Minnesota Defense Magazine, November 2014


Professional Associations and Memberships

Hennepin County Bar Association
Minnesota Construction Association - Board of Directors and Executive Committee Member
Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association (MDLA) - Co-Chair Construction Law Committee
Minnesota State Bar Association
Minnesota State University - Moorhead, Construction Management Advisory Board Member


Licenses

Minnesota
North Dakota

Practice Areas


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