James O’Connor is Managing US Counsel for Aberdeen Asset Management and looks after a team of attorneys responsible for handling the legal affairs for Aberdeen’s institutional investment management business in the Americas. Prior to joining Aberdeen in 2010, Mr. O’Connor was in private practice with the investment management group at Stradley Ronon. Before law school, he worked as a trader and later as a product manager for the broker-dealer arms of two Fortune 100 companies. Mr. O’Connor holds a JD from Rutgers University School of Law – Camden and a BA degree from Villanova University.
Mr. O’Connor has been a board member since 2016.