Joe Boylan is an experienced litigator who represents corporations and financial institutions in a variety of complex civil disputes and regulatory matters. He regularly advises corporate clients regarding both affirmative claims and civil defenses in connection with multijurisdictional litigation, securities class actions, and private arbitrations. Joe has extensive experience litigating cases involving residential mortgage-backed securities and also counsels clients on disputes relating to various financial products, including credit default swaps, ISDA-documented derivatives, and other bespoke financial instruments.
Joe has represented clients such as Deutsche Bank, Experian, the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy estate, Wells Fargo, and others in numerous matters before private arbitral tribunals and state, federal, and bankruptcy courts in California, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Washington, D.C. He has served as liaison counsel in coordinated litigation against multiple defendants, represented large financial institutions in several multibillion-dollar class actions involving residential mortgage-backed securities, and acted as lead defense counsel in dozens of cases brought under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
In addition to his work on behalf of corporate clients, Joe has an active pro bono practice. Recent representations include cases with Her Justice on behalf of disadvantaged women seeking relief in New York family court, assisting foreign victims of violence and abuse with asylum applications through Jones Day's Laredo Project, and representing elderly tenants in housing disputes with their landlords.
Prior to joining Jones Day, Joe obtained his master's degree in business and worked in forecasting and market analytics for a Fortune 500 company.
- Washington University in St. Louis (J.D. magna cum laude 2014; Order of the Coif; Appellate Clinic; Jurisprudence Review; National Moot Court Team); Wake Forest University (M.A. in Business Management with distinction 2010; B.A. in Philosophy 2009)
- California, New York, and U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Southern, and Western Districts of New York