Jenner & Block

Emma J. O’Connor is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department.



Ms. O’Connor received her JD, cum laude, from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law in 2018. While in law school, she served as an associate editor for the Northwestern University Law Review and as a student lawyer for the MacArthur Justice Center’s Civil Rights Clinic. Ms. O’Connor graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism in 2012, magna cum laude, with a BA in journalism and international studies.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. O’Connor served as a Public Interest Law Initiative fellow with the MacArthur Justice Center.