Jane R. Goldsmith

Jane Goldsmith practices in the areas of commercial litigation, environmental litigation, and insurance coverage and litigation, including matters involving securities, construction and anti-trust law. She has served as coordinating counsel on large litigation matters throughout the United States, including declaratory actions brought by oil companies for determinations of insurance coverage for their North American environmental liabilities.


  • One of the attorneys representing Underwriters at Lloyd’s of London in litigation in which major oil company sued for coverage of pollution costs at more than 5,000 sites in the United States and Canada.
  • Served as counsel for one of the trustee defendants in multi-district litigation arising out of the liquidation of major insurance company.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association