Anne J. O’Connor, JD

Anne O’Connor has been with the National Institute of Family and Life Advocates since 1993. She served as general counsel until she joined the staff full-time as NIFLA Vice President of Legal Affairs.

During her time with NIFLA, O’Connor has been responsible for writing the monthly NIFLA Legal Tips, performing more than one thousand legal audits, consulting with hundreds of centers about the medical conversion process, and teaching at board trainings, conference workshops, webinars and at NIFLA’s Institute of Limited Obstetric Ultrasound.

  • She has written and updated many of NIFLA’s publications, including the Legal Primer, the Medical Clinic Conversion Manual, the Medical Policies & Procedures, the Basic Operational Policies & Procedures, the Employment Handbook, and the HIPAA Voluntary Compliance Manual. 
  • O’Connor acted as co-counsel on the pro-life Supreme Court case NIFLA v. Becerra.
  • She has been published by or featured in media outlets such as The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The Hill, The Washington Examiner, CBN News and more.