Inemesit U. O'Boyle


  • Tulane University, J.D., 2005
  • Trial Advocacy Award Recipient
  • Black Law Student Association – Member
  • Tulane's Civil Litigation Clinic - Student Attorney
  • University of Tulsa, B.A., 2000
  • Dean's & President's Honor Roll (4 years)
  • Women's Track Team, four-year letterman and team captain


  • Admitted to Louisiana Bar in 2005

Noteworthy Experience:

  • Attorney at Liskow & Lewis: 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
  • Attorney at Gauthier, Houghtaling & Williams: Maintained a civil litigation law practice with emphasis on business litigation, complex insurance litigation and catastrophic personal injury/li>

Professional Organizations & Memberships:

  • Member of the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
  • Member Federal Bar Association
  • Member of National Bar Association
  • Member of the Louisiana Bar Association
  • Greater New Orleans Louis A. Martinet Society
  • Member of the American Bar Association
  • Member of the Defense Research Institute

Awards & Accolades

  • Super Lawyers “Rising Star,” 2014 and 2015
  • New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyer, 2015

Community & Civic Involvement:

  • Past President, Greater New Orleans Louis A. Martinet Society
  • Corresponding Secretary for the Louis A. Martinet Society
  • Board member & Volunteer: New Orleans Girl's First

Contact Information

Phone: (504) 962-4291


Inemesit U. O'Boyle


Ms. O’Boyle specializes in Complex Litigation and has had extensive experience working as both a defense and plaintiff’s attorney. She maintains a practice in both areas with Chehardy Sherman Williams. 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.