John E. O'Connor IIIJohn O'Connor concentrates in advising and counseling corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, and financial institutions on business transactions, banking and finance, commercial real estate and intellectual property. He is experienced in handling commercial real estate transactions, mergers and acquisitions, leasing transactions, intellectual property licensing and corporate partnership counseling. He advises business entities on financing, contract review, and employment matters. Mr. O'Connor also represents families and business owners on their estate planning.
Mr. O'Connor received a B.S. in Business Administration from Marquette University and received his J.D., cum laude, from Valparaiso University School of Law in 1993.
Mr. O'Connor was Associate Counsel for Pioneer Financial Services concentrating on mergers and acquisitions and general corporate transactions and has also served as Assistant General Counsel for First-Penn Pacific Life Insurance Co. Mr. O'Connor was associated with a DuPage County firm before joining the firm in 2002.
Mr. O'Connor lives in Arlington Heights with his wife, Sara, and their three children.
• Director, High School District 214 Community Education Foundation
• Former Director, Member of Executive Committee, and Corporate Secretary, Journeys/The Road Home
• Former Director, Pathways Development Institute
• Former Director, St. Mary’s Services