Vedder Price

Conor A. Gaughan

Associate

Conor A. Gaughan is an Associate at Vedder Price and a member of the firm’s Global Transportation Finance team in the Chicago office.

Mr. Gaughan has experience in complex cross-border aviation transactions and has successfully negotiated and drafted aircraft purchase and sale agreements; assignment, assumption and amendment agreements; financing and security agreements; finance lease agreements; and engine sale agreements. He additionally represents and advises business aviation clients in FAA-compliant structuring and usage of business aircraft.

In law school, Mr. Gaughan worked as a judicial extern within the Hennepin County District Court and completed two law clerkships at Fortune 500 companies. He also served two years as the Staff Editor for the Midwest Law Journal.

Conor A. Gaughan

Associate

Education

  • University of St. Thomas, B.A., 2009
  • University of St. Thomas School of Law, J.D., 2013

Conor A. Gaughan

Associate

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2013
  • Minnesota, 2014

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2013
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 2013