Areas of Practice
  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, J.D., 1971; Editor-in-Chief, Loyola Law Review, 1970–1971; Alpha Sigma Nu; Blue Key; Delta Theta Phi
  • Louisiana State University Agricultural and Mechanical College, B.S., 1968
Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana, 1971
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1989
  • 5th Cir., 1982
  • E.D. La., 1972
  • M.D. La., 1979
  • W.D. La., 1986
Edward Koehl, Jr.
Special Counsel
201 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70170-5100
504.582.8176 tel
504.582.8015 fax

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Eddie Koehl is special counsel in the firm's Admiralty & Maritime Practice Group. His practice focuses predominantly on litigation, with an emphasis on admiralty and maritime law, tort, insurance, and commercial litigation. Immediately following law school, he served as a law clerk to U.S. District Court Judge Edward J. Boyle.

Mr. Koehl has more than 30 years of experience and is a native and lifelong resident of Louisiana. He has served as an Adjunct Professor of Maritime Law at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law from 1983–2002 and served as a past president and long-term board member of Boys Hope Girls Hope.


  • Listed The Best Lawyers in America® 2019 (Copyright 2018 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC) in the area of Admiralty and Maritime Law (listed annually since 2001)
  • Listed in the 2018 edition of Louisiana Super Lawyers in the area of Transportation/Maritime (listed annually since 2007)
  • Recognized as a 2013 Top Lawyer by New Orleans Magazine
  • AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating in Martindale-Hubbell





  • "Fifth Circuit Symposium"
    44 Loyola Law Review 481, 1998


  • American Bar Association
  • Association of Average Adjusters of the United States
  • Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, Inc.
  • The Thomas More-Loyola Law School American Inn of Court