Chelsea Conanan, Esq.

Associate at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Alma Mater: University of Virginia School of Law

chelsea.conanan@morganlewis.com | 212.309.6326

My practice focuses on counseling and defending clients on a variety of federal, state and local law employment issues, including employment discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage and hour, reductions in force, and ERISA matters. I represent employers in single-plaintiff, multiplaintiff, and complex collective and class action litigation before US federal and state courts. I am a graduate of UVA undergrad and UVA Law. I am originally from Virginia and prior to law school, worked as a paralegal for the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division.

Get to Know Chelsea

Graduation from law school – one of my happiest moments.

Knowing what you know now, what advice would you give to your 21-year old self?

Don’t stress too much – everything will work out!

The woman behind my amazing nephew.

What about your upbringing contributed to your success as an attorney?

Hard work and drive (mom); kind heartedness and sensitivity (dad).

Siblings takeover.

Excluding legal/academic accomplishments, what is your proudest achievement?

Being an aunt to my adorable 3-year old nephew.

If you could meet any celebrity or living political figure, who would it be and what would you say to them? 

Michelle and Barack – please come back!