Colleen O’Connor is from Delmar, New York. She graduated from Duke University in 2014, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Women’s Studies. Before law school, Colleen worked as a paralegal at the New York County District Attorney’s Office and at Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP. During her 1L summer, Colleen interned at the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois. For her 2L summer, Colleen worked as a summer associate at Jones Day in New York. In law school, Colleen is also a brief writer on the Notre Dame Moot Court Board’s Showcase Team. Colleen enjoys running, hiking, and watching Duke basketball.