• College of William and Mary (B.A., 2011, magna cum laude)
  • Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., 2017, cum laude)


  • District of Columbia and Maryland

Jessica L. Boylan practices in the Firm’s Complex Litigation, Environmental, Pharmaceutical Products, and Toxic Torts & Products Liability groups.  Her work includes drafting and responding to discovery requests, working with expert witnesses, taking depositions, and drafting dispositive motions.

Ms. Boylan has experience defending against antitrust claims, including alleged group boycotts and violations of state unfair competition laws, as well as experience defending environmental class action claims.  She also serves the community through pro bono work.  She successfully obtained asylum for a client in immigration proceedings and was awarded High Honors from the DC Bar Pro Bono Honor Roll.

Ms. Boylan is a 2017 cum laude graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center and received her undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, from the College of William and Mary.  At Georgetown Law, she received an award as “best editor” of the Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics and a CALI award as the highest-performing student in the class “Jury Trials in America,” taught by the Honorable Gregory E. Mize.

Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Boylan served as a judicial intern to the Honorable E. Susan Garsh of the Superior Court, Fall River, Massachusetts and was a teacher in Saudi Arabia and Korea.  She was a member of the Firm’s 2016 Summer Associate class.


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