How Can I Help You Move Forward?

I have extensive experience in successfully defending insureds and insurers on liability and coverage matters. With a commitment to upholding the highest standards of legal representation, I have built a reputation for being a reliable advocate in the intricate field of insurance litigation. My extensive experience equips me to navigate the complexities of legal proceedings with confidence, ensuring that the interests of my clients are safeguarded throughout the legal process.


April McQuillar is well-versed in all phases of litigation. Her practice revolves around the representation of clients on coverage and liability matters. She works primarily in the area of toxic tort litigation. However, she has significant experience representing insureds and insurers in matters involving casualty insurance, general liability, coverage litigation, premises liability, products liability, property damage (catastrophic loss) and business interruption insurance.

Outside the Office

April loves to travel internationally, which means she is constantly searching for deals on travel. She also enjoys reading (David Baldacci, Harlan Coben, Michael Connelly, Steve Berry) and spending time with her family and friends.


  • Loyola University School of Law, J.D., 2000
    • Moot Court Staff
    • Moot Court Program, Teaching Assistant
    • Board of Advocates (Association of Trial Lawyers of America) Louisiana Team, Member
    • Student Member of the New Orleans Bar Association Inn of Court
    • Black Law Students Association
  • Dartmouth College, B.A., 1996
    • Language Study Abroad Program- Blois, France
    • Foreign Study Program- Toulouse, France


Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • Georgia

Court Admissions

  • U.S District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Lousiana
  • All Louisiana State Courts
  • All Georgia State Courts, except for the Supreme Court and Courts of Appeal


  • Louisiana State Bar Association
    • Minority Involvement Section, Member
  • New Orleans Bar Association
    • Inn of Court
  • Georgia State Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Louis A. Martinet Legal Society


  • Dartmouth Club of the Gulf Coast
    • Book Award Chair