J. Connor Rankin
Connor joined ELM in 2017 and has served in many of the firm’s practice areas. He enjoys working with clients to tailor solutions for their specific needs. Whether it is drafting a purchase and sale agreement or a civil trial, Connor has the experience and competence to guide clients through the process. While in law school, he took advantage of a wide range of opportunities including mentoring youth through the City of Seattle Traffic Court, studying international law in Germany, and interning in King County Superior Court.
Washington State Bar Association
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
Connor grew up in the Seattle area, and he is an avid Seattle sports fan. In law school, he served on the Seattle Youth Traffic Court and enjoyed training the next wave of lawyers. He also was a Student Member of the Hon. Robert J. Bryan American Inn of the Court. In his free time you can find him on the Eastside chasing his two children around a park, while also endeavoring to find quiet time with his wife at a local bookstore.
Northwest Nazarene University, B.A., History, 2010
Seattle University School of Law, J.D., 2017