Angela B. O’Brien, Associate


Angela O'Brien is an attorney in Quarles & Brady's Madison office who provides advice and counsel on general litigation matters in a variety of industries and business sectors.

Prior to joining Quarles & Brady, Angela served the Greater Madison area as a volunteer attorney for the Community Immigration Law Center where she prepared defensive asylum applications. She also worked as a Clinical Law Student for the Immigrant Justice Clinic at the University of Wisconsin Law School.

Angela was a Summer Associate with Quarles & Brady in 2019.

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • University of Wisconsin - Madison (J.D., magna cum laude, 2020)
    • Dean's Academic Achievement Award; Best Performance in Contracts I; Legal Research & Writing II; Immigration Law; Immigrant Justice Clinic
    • Wisconsin Law Review
    • Moot Court Board; Mathys Memorial Appellate Advocacy Award for Best Oralist; Mathys Memorial Appellate Advocacy Award for Best Coach; Problem Writer (Evans Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition 2020)
    • Dane County Bar Association Pro Bono Award, Service by a Law Student
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (B.A., summa cum laude, 2015)
    • Majors: International Studies and Criminal Justice

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin


  • Spanish