News - August 15, 2014

Joanne M. O’Connor Elected as Vice President of Duke University Alumni Association Board of Directors

Jones Foster is pleased to announce that Firm Shareholder, Joanne O'Connor has been Elected as Vice President of Duke University Alumni Association Board of Directors.

Joanne O’Connor is a Florida Bar Board certified specialist in Business Litigation who focuses her practice in complex commercial litigation including business torts, partnership and corporate disputes, non-compete agreements, civil RICO, real estate and land use litigation and lawyer and law firm defense. 

Joanne has been listed among Florida’s Leading Lawyers in the area of Litigation by Chambers USA, one of the oldest and most prestigious legal listings in the world. She is recognized consistently by Best Lawyers in America and holds an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, awarded to only those lawyers with the highest ethical standards and legal ability. 

The board of directors of the Duke Alumni Association comprises alumni who represent the general body of alumni and alumni from the graduate school and the schools of divinity, business, engineering, environment, health administration, law, medicine, nursing, physical therapy, and public policy, as well as an alumni representative from the editorial advisory board of Duke Magazine.