Ms. O’Boyle specializes in complex litigation and has had extensive experience working as both a defense and plaintiff attorney. She maintains a practice in both areas with Chehardy Sherman Williams. Ms. O’Boyle has been recognized as a Louisiana Super Lawyer Rising Star and a Top Lawyer by New Orleans Magazine.
Before joining the Trial Team at Chehardy Sherman Williams, Ms. O’Boyle was an attorney at Liskow & Lewis, where she was a member of the admiralty practice group, focusing on a wide range of matters, including maritime personal injuries, vessel collisions/allusions, contractual and indemnity disputes, cargo litigation, multi-district litigation and mass tort claims, and other commercial disputes. She also maintained a civil litigation law practice with an emphasis on business litigation, complex insurance litigation, and catastrophic personal injury at Gauthier, Houghtaling & Williams.
Ms. O’Boyle earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Tulsa and a Juris Doctorate from Tulane University Law School, where she was a student attorney in Tulane’s Civil Litigation Clinic. She also received the trial advocacy award. A member of many local and national legal organizations, Ms. O’Boyle is most proud of having served as past president of the Greater New Orleans Louis A. Martinet Society, a professional organization with a rich history of supporting African American attorneys in the community. She also gives her time and talent as a board member and volunteer of New Orleans’ Girl’s First.
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Metairie, LA 70001
- Tulane University, J.D., 2005
- University of Tulsa, B.A., 2000
- Certificate in Mass Tort and Multidistrict Litigation from Duke University School of Law
- United States Fifth Circuit District Court
- United States Court of Federal Claim
- American Bar Association
- Federal Bar Association
- National Bar Association
- Louisiana State Bar Association
- Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
- Greater New Orleans Louis A. Martinet Society
- Defense Research Institute