Connor Harris first joined Gilchrist Aviation Law as a summer intern in 2011. Since then he has grown in his knowledge and ability and joined the firm full-time in 2019. Today Mr. Harris serves as closing coordinator, gathering pertinent information to ensure successful closings for clients.
Mr. Harris focuses on post-closing work and title examination for transactions involving single aircraft, equipment, and fleets of aircraft. He also prepares requests for legal opinions from the Aeronautical Center Counsel.
In 2020, the Firm Life Committee elected Mr. Harris to serve as chair to lead the organization of the firm’s employee activities. Additionally, he helps refine and improve the firm’s processes related to client work.
Mr. Harris earned an undergraduate degree from the University of Central Oklahoma. He attended law school at Oklahoma City University where he earned a Juris Doctorate in 2018 and completed several valuable internships including with the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit at the Oklahoma Attorney General’s office and the Oklahoma Department of Corrections. Although Connor is not a licensed attorney, his law degree and long-term experience with the firm has been invaluable in the support of our aviation practice.
Mr. Harris and his wife currently attend Henderson Hills Baptist Church, and enjoy vacationing at Lake Texoma.