Connor Wheeler is an intellectual property (IP) associate in the Chicago office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Wheeler represents clients from numerous industries in IP matters before federal district courts and the International Trade Commission.

Pro bono is a core component of Mr. Wheeler’s practice. He has experience representing individuals seeking asylum, as well as providing low-income estate planning services.

Mr. Wheeler graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, where he served as an articles editor for The Washington University Law Review and participated in an entrepreneurship and IP law clinic. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Wheeler received his BS in mechanical engineering from the University of Missouri and worked as a defense contractor for the Departments of Energy and Defense.

Bar Qualification

  • Illinois


  • JD, Washington University School of Law, 2022
    summa cum laude
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, University of Missouri, 2019
    summa cum laude and Honors Scholar