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  • PRACTICE FOCUS
  • EDUCATION+
    • Tulane University Law School
      J.D., 2015; Certification in International Law
    • George Mason University
      M.A. in Political Science, 2012
    • Connecticut College
      B.A. in English Studies, 2006
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Louisiana
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana
    • U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
    • Mississippi
  • CLERKSHIP+

Katie Wyly focuses her practice on representing and counseling domestic and London insurers on marine and energy, general liability and cyber matters. In addition to providing coverage counseling to primary and excess insurers, a significant portion of Katie’s practice is acting as monitoring counsel to excess insurers for large loss claims. Katie’s broad knowledge of international legal systems and matters provides her a keen insight and greater appreciation of the intersection of U.S. and international law.

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Katie Wyly focuses her practice on representing and counseling domestic and London insurers on marine and energy, general liability and cyber matters. In addition to providing coverage counseling to primary and excess insurers, a significant portion of Katie’s practice is acting as monitoring counsel to excess insurers for large loss claims. Katie’s broad knowledge of international legal systems and matters provides her a keen insight and greater appreciation of the intersection of U.S. and international law.

Prior to practicing law, Katie served three years in the Peace Corp in Rwanda and interned with Human Rights Without Frontiers in Brussels. Locally, she is a volunteer with The Pro Bono Project.

Experience

  • Part of team that represented London-based insurers in a multi-million cyber coverage claim for fines and penalties.
  • Part of the team that successfully had a dismissal of a law firm client in a professional malpractice claim which was affirmed by the Fifth Circuit.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Each One Save One

Education

  • Tulane University Law School
    J.D., 2015; Certification in International Law
  • George Mason University
    M.A. in Political Science, 2012
  • Connecticut College
    B.A. in English Studies, 2006

Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • Part of team that represented London-based insurers in a multi-million cyber coverage claim for fines and penalties.
  • Part of the team that successfully had a dismissal of a law firm client in a professional malpractice claim which was affirmed by the Fifth Circuit.
  • Each One Save One