• Nicholas G. Strafaccia
  • Associate
  • Arthur Chapman Kettering Smetak & Pikala, P.A.
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 612-375-5957  direct dial
  • 612-339-7655  fax

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Nick works primarily in the construction industry helping clients navigate a wide array of construction related issues. Nick represents general contractors, subcontractors, manufacturers, suppliers and owners. He not only assists clients in active litigation, but also handles a wide range of other construction related issues such as contract negotiations, site injuries, defect claims, mechanic’s liens and many others. Nick brings a level headed approach to his construction practice which allows clients to understand the legal principles at play in a dispute and how to use those principles in a favorable way.


  • "Minnesota Construction Contracts Course," Minnesota Subcontractors Association, November 2022, 2023
  • "Construction A to Z: Guide to the Industry," Minnesota CLE, August 2023
  • “Mechanic's Liens: Preserving and Enforcing Your Lien Rights in Minnesota,” Minnesota Construction Law Seminar, Arthur, Chapman, Kettering, Smetak & Pikala, P.A., September 2022


Mitchell Hamline School of Law, J.D., 2017
New York University, B.F.A., 2009

Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 2017
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

Legal Leadership Network, Board Member



Practice Areas

Legal Team