Megan O’Connor, Associate Attorney
Megan O’Connor joined the Eltringham Law Group in January of 2016. She works in the pre-litigation department handling claims from inception through the initiation of litigation. Megan primarily works on personal injury cases involving automobile accidents, slip and falls, products liability, and premises liability.
Prior to joining the Eltringham Law Group, Ms. O’Connor worked in personal injury defense litigation. The knowledge she gained as a defense attorney has allowed her to understand insurance companies’ valuation of claims and how to better assist her clients. The focus of her defense practice consisted of the representation of insureds including schools, non-profit organizations, municipalities, and contractors in a variety of claims.
Ms. O’Connor graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in public relations from the University of Florida in 2009, and graduated cum laude from Florida State University College of Law in 2012. While in law school, Ms. O’Connor clerked for a First District Court of Appeal judge. She also interned with Guardian ad Litem, representing the best interests of children in abuse and neglect cases.
• Florida State University College of Law, JD, 2012; cum laude
• University of Florida, BS, 2009; Public Relations; magna cum laude
• United States District Court, Middle District of Florida.