Photo of Kevin  Connor

Kevin Connor Associate

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2015
  • Indiana, 2020

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Education

Northwestern University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2015

Boston College, B.A., cum laude, 2007

Language

Kevin Connor is an associate in Dykema's privacy and data security group. Mr. Connor’s practice includes advising domestic and international clients on issues of breach response, employee training, risk assessment, policies and procedures, corporate compliance projects and revising services agreements to include adequate privacy and data security protections. Mr. Connor also has extensive litigation experience that includes representing clients in all phases of contract disputes, torts, commercial foreclosures, and criminal cases.

Mr. Connor maintains a robust pro bono practice. He has represented clients in asylum cases, criminal appeals, civil rights cases, guardianship cases, and he represents the elderly and disadvantaged in contract disputes. Prior to rejoining Dykema, Mr. Connor worked at a nonprofit on Chicago’s West Side, providing counseling and legal services to young people from one of Chicago’s most distressed neighborhoods.

While in law school, Mr. Connor served as a Lefkow Fellow at the Legal Assistance Foundation in Chicago and externed at the Chicago Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law. He also worked at the MacArthur Justice Center on class-action civil rights cases for prisoners, and spent his third year of law school in Bluhm Clinic's Juvenile Justice Clinic.