Ellie N. O'Neill



Ellie O’Neill is an associate in the Business Law Department with Foley & Lardner LLP. Ellie is based in the Boston office where she is a member of the firm’s Transaction Practice Group.

Prior to joining Foley, Ellie was a Senior Staff Attorney for one of the world’s leading middle-market private equity sponsors in Boston, MA. In this role, she negotiated non-disclosure and related agreements, provided legal guidance to portfolio companies, and completed regulatory filings for the SEC and the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

While in law school, she gained experience working as a law clerk for multiple law offices and companies and also served as a Marshall Brennan Fellow.


  • Recipient, Pro Bono Honors Award


  • Suffolk University Law School (JD, cum laude, 2019)
  • Boston University (BS, 2014)


  • Massachusetts