Cody M. Conner Joins ELPO Law as Associate Attorney

by Ashley Carter

Cody M. Conner has joined English, Lucas, Priest & Owsley, LLP (ELPO Law) as an associate attorney. Cody joins the firm’s esteemed group of attorneys with a diverse background in corporate law, regulatory compliance, and construction litigation.

Conner, a Todd County, Kentucky native graduated Summa Cum Laude from Austin Peay State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science. Cody attended the University of Kentucky College of Law, earning his Juris Doctor in 2018.

While attending law school, Cody distinguished himself as a member of the National Moot Court Competition Team and contributed significantly to the legal discourse with his published article, “Thoroughbred Horse Racing: Why a Uniform Approach to Drug Regulation is Necessary,” Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture & Natural Resources Law, Vol. 10, Issue 1, Article 8 (2017). Available at

Prior to joining ELPO Law, Cody worked as an associate attorney for BuildLaw, PLC in Nashville, Tennessee, where he continued his work in corporate governance matters and gained additional experience through the representation of owners, developers, contractors, and subcontractors in the construction industry.

Bob Young, Managing Partner for ELPO Law, says, “Cody brings to ELPO valuable experience representing clients in construction-related matters. It is not often we have someone join us with that level of expertise, and we are thrilled to welcome him to the ELPO Law team.”