Bradley K. Hammond


"My role as your attorney is to enforce your legal rights and to obtain the resolution that you deserve."

Brad began his legal career in Illinois where he practiced in the Chicago area for several years before relocating to Minnesota.  Bradley K. Hammond joined Smith Jadin Johnson, PLLC in April of 2018.  Brad brings his broad and diverse legal and professional experience to every situation in an effort to obtain an efficient and cost effective legal resolution while enforcing his client's legal rights.  Brad has extensive knowledge of the insurance industry and the insurance claim process and the issues that arise when the insurance claim process fails.

He practices in the following area:

  • Insurance Coverage
  • Insurance Appraisal Hearings
  • Construction Law and Litigation 


Brad is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • Minnesota
  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota


  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois
    • Juris Doctorate - 2004
  • Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois
    • M.S. - 2002
    • Major: Education
  • Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois
    • B.S. - 1999
    • Major: Psychology
    • Minor: Sociology

Published Works

  • Chapter 6, Forest Preserve Districts (Updated 2011), SPECIAL DISTRICTS, Ill. Inst. for CLE, 2009
  • Chapter 5, Forest Preserve Districts , SPECIAL DISTRICTS, Ill. Inst. for CLE, 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association

Areas of Practice

Bradley K Hammond