• Jack F. Edell
  • Associate
  • Arthur Chapman Kettering Smetak & Pikala, P.A.
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 612 375-5933  direct dial
  • 612 339-7655  fax

  • jfedell@ArthurChapman.com
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Jack's practice focuses in Automobile Law, Commercial Transportation, Insurance coverage, and General Liability.  

Jack attended St. John's University, where he studied Biochemistry and minored in History. He started law school in Mitchell Hamline's night program and worked during the day. Jack was awarded the CALI Excellent Achievement in Pretrial Litigation Award. The CALI Excellence for the Future Award® is given to the highest scoring student in each law school class. Soon after starting law school, he began working part-time at a small insurance defense firm in St. Paul. During law school, he was the Executive Online Editor of the Mitchell Hamline Law Review and helped Professor John Sonsteng grow the Center for Law and Business. 

In his free time he enjoys working out, going to rock concerts, bass fishing, and trying new restaurants.


  • "Insurance Coverage Case Law Update," Minnesota Defense Lawyer Association, March 2021


Mitchell Hamline School of Law, J.D., 2021 (Honors: cum laude)
St. John's University, B.A.

Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 2021
Wisconsin, 2022
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 2021



Practice Areas

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