Elizabeth O’Connor is an associate in the Firm’s Litigation Department. She received her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Nebraska Omaha, summa cum laude. She was elected Student Body President and was the University of Nebraska Omaha Student Regent on the University of Nebraska Board of Regents. Ms. O’Connor served as Speaker of the Senate for two years. She graduated from the Honors Program and received the Senior Vice Chancellor’s Leadership Award, Outstanding Student in Arts and Sciences Award, and Outstanding Student in Political Science Award. Ms. O’Connor earned an Excellence in French Award. She was a member of the Chi Omega fraternity and Omicron Delta Kappa, a national leadership society.
Ms. O’Connor received her law degree from Notre Dame Law School. While at law school, she was elected Editor-in-Chief of the Notre Dame Journal of Legislation. She earned the Dean’s Award for Intensive Trial Advocacy Class and participated in the Notre Dame Economic Justice Clinic.