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  • Sequoia L. Butler
  • Associate
  • Arthur Chapman Kettering Smetak & Pikala, P.A.
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 612-375-5980  direct dial
  • 612-339-7655  fax

  • slbutler@arthurchapman.com
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Sequoia’s practice focuses on insurance coverage. She received her BA from Macalester College, majoring in Political Science and International Studies. She obtained her JD from the University of Wisconsin Law School, where she served as a Senior Managing Editor and Diversity Liaison for the Wisconsin International Law Journal.

Prior to attending law school, Sequoia spent a year working at an intellectual property docketing company. While attending law school, Sequoia interned for the Wisconsin Department of Justice, Massachusetts General Court, and an environmental litigation law firm. Most recently, Sequoia was a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Sara R. Grewing.
 


Education

University of Wisconsin - Madison, J.D., 2021
Macalester College, B.A., 2017


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Sequoia’s practice focuses on insurance coverage. She received her BA from Macalester College, majoring in Political Science and International Studies. She obtained her JD from the University of Wisconsin Law School, where she served as a Senior Managing Editor and Diversity Liaison for the Wisconsin International Law Journal.
  
Prior to attending law school, Sequoia spent a year working at an intellectual property docketing company. While attending law school, Sequoia interned for the Wisconsin Department of Justice, Massachusetts General Court, and an environmental litigation law firm. Most recently, Sequoia was a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Sara R. Grewing. 

Outside of work, Sequoia enjoys exploring different neighborhoods in the Twin Cities, trying new restaurants, and going on road trips. She has also been to almost every farmers market in the Twin Cities.

Publications

  • I Am the River, The River Is Me: How Environmental Personhood Can Protect Tribal Food Systems, 38 WIS. INT’L L. J. 79 (2021).

Education

University of Wisconsin - Madison, J.D., 2021
Macalester College, B.A., 2017


Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 2021
Wisconsin, 2021
United States District Court, District of Minnesota, 2022


Professional Associations and Memberships

Twin Cities Diversity in Practice Emerging Leaders Group


Licenses

Minnesota
Wisconsin

Practice Areas


Legal Team