Connor R.Kring

Associate

Atlanta + 1.404.581.8764

Connor Kring handles civil litigation in state and federal courts and represents companies in internal investigations and government enforcement actions. His recent experience spans multiple industries including health care, securities litigation, and energy.

Connor maintains an active pro bono practice. He is involved in Jones Day's Laredo Project and focuses on representing women seeking asylum in United States Immigration Courts. He also first-chaired three trials as a volunteer prosecutor for the City of Houston.

Experience

  • Specialty engineered woods manufacturer reaches settlement in trade secret and supply agreement disputeJones Day represented an industry leader in the manufacture of specialty engineered wood products in a lawsuit against a supplier involving allegations of misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of contract, tortious interference, and unfair competition.
  • Total, NOVA, Borealis form venture for U.S. Gulf Coast projectsJones Day advised Total Petrochemicals & Refining USA, and affiliates of Austria’s Borealis AG and Canada’s NOVA Chemicals (both affiliates of the UAE’s Mubadala Investment Company) in the formation of a joint venture to build a $1.7 billion, 1 million ton per year ethane cracker in Port Arthur, Texas, acquisition of Total’s existing 400,000 ton per year two-line polyethylene plant in Bayport, Texas, and building of a new 625,000 ton per year Borstar PE plant at the Bayport site.