Martha O’Connor is an associate in Ice Miller’s Litigation Group, and handles class actions, construction law and other matters. Through her experiences, she has developed skills to successfully deal with the frequent challenges in commercial litigation. She is also a member of the Firm's Data Security and Privacy Group, with experience ranging from TCPA litigation and compliance to ADA website compliance.
She graduated cum laude from Northwestern Law in 2013 where she was on the staff of Northwestern’s Journal of International Law and Business. She is a summa cum laude graduate of Bowling Green State University. Prior to joining Ice Miller, Martha was an associate at the Chicago office of an international law firm, where she began her practice.
Martha is very active with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, an organization whose mission is to accelerate life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent and treat Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) and its complications. She is a member of JDRF Illinois' Young Leadership Committee and also serves on the Auction Committee for JDRF's One Dream Gala in Chicago. Martha also volunteers in the area of special education law.
On weekends, she can often be found at either Bowling Green or Northwestern football games, enjoying the theater or attending live music events.
Law360 “Does Your Cyberinsurance Policy Have You Covered?” May 7, 2014 (co-author, along with Bob Steinberg, Peter Rosen, Margrethe Kearney, and Neil Rubin)