Maggie O’Connor


Maggie O'Connor | New York | Long Island Defense Litigation Lawyer

Ms. O’Connor joined Devitt Spellman Barett as an Associate after graduating from St. Johns’ University School of Law in 2014. There, she received the Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence in Sales, the Pro Bono Scholar Award, and the St. John’s University Merit Scholarship. She was also involved in the Journal of International & Comparative Law and the New York International Law Review. Ms. O’Connor has focused on the firm’s insurance defense litigation, particularly with claims involving premises liability, property damage, and construction/labor law. She handles all aspects of litigation including intake, discovery, depositions and preparing dipositive motions. Ms. O’Connor is also involved in the firm’s appellate practice.

Areas of Practice:

  • Premises Liability
  • Labor Law


    • St. John’s University School of Law, Queens, New York, 2014, J.D.
    • Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut, 2010, B.A.

Major: Psychology