Conor A. Gaughan

Associate

(952) 224-7275

Conor's Assistant
Cathy Soderberg
cathy.soderberg@fmjlaw.com

Conor Gaughan practices in the Transportation & Logistics and General Corporate & Business groups at Fafinski Mark & Johnson. Conor’s practice focuses on assisting local and international people and businesses with their aviation and business needs. Since joining FMJ, Conor has worked on numerous complex cross-border aviation transactions as well as assisting Minnesota businesses with their aircraft usage and their general corporate matters.

While in law school, Conor worked at a variety of different clerkships, ranging from judicial externships to law clerkships at two Fortune 500 companies. During his time at St. Thomas, Conor also served for two years as the Staff Editor for the Midwest Law Journal.

Education:
University of St. Thomas (BA, 2009)
University of St. Thomas School of Law (JD, 2013)

State Bar Admissions:
State of Minnesota (2014)
State of Illinois (2013)
United States District Court Northern District of Illinois (2013)
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit (2013)

Professional Memberships and Civic Associations:
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Irish American Heritage Center

Practice Philosophy:
“I always ensure that I understand my clients’ goals for their transactions to achieve the best possible outcomes.”

The Rest of the Story:
Conor grew up in Chicago, Illinois, and originally moved to the Twin Cities for undergrad. Outside of work, he enjoys taking in all that the Twin Cities has to offer. Conor also enjoys relaxing at his cabin, spending time outdoors, and traveling whenever he gets a chance.