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James E. O’Connor
Omaha NE 68102
Jim O’Connor is a partner at the Baird Holm law firm and the chairperson of the Technology and Intellectual Property Practice group. He represents the firm's clients with respect to the development, acquisition and use of technology and other forms of intellectual property. In addition, he assists clients with matters involving e commerce, the internet, privacy and security, risk assessments and emerging technologies. Mr. O'Connor represents clients in the financial, health, technology and cyber industries, provides on-going representation to a national cyber security company; assisted in the startup and provides on-going representation to several regional Health Information Exchanges (HIEs). Mr. O'Connor has in-depth expertise regarding privacy and security issues in the banking, insurance and healthcare industries including assistance in identifying risks and mitigation strategies and has extensive experience in negotiating contracts for mission critical data processing, telecommunications and related technologies. Prior to joining the Firm, he worked for Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company for 17 years in various positions including Special Technologies Counsel, Associate General Counsel and Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer. He has also served as Secretary and General Counsel for a national software development and services company.