Liskow Shareholders Named to CityBusiness’ Leadership in Law 2018


Liskow & Lewis is pleased to congratulate Tiffany Davis and Shannon Holtzman for being selected to New Orleans CityBusiness’ Leadership in Law Class of 2018.

CityBusiness spotlights several of Greater New Orleans’ most prominent leaders in the legal field in its annual Leadership in Law selection. The honorees include 50 area attorneys, court-associated professionals, and educators who have established themselves as leaders through their distinctive professional contributions and community involvement.

Tiffany Delery Davis

Tiffany is a litigator focused on complex energy-related matters concerning maritime and oilfield torts and contracts, environmental cleanup, property damage, and coastal erosion. Tiffany also handles toxic tort litigation related to claims for occupational exposure to asbestos. She also has experience with regulatory and transactional matters concerning environmental and energy law.

Tiffany serves as the Chair of Liskow & Lewis’ Diversity Committee, and is active in several professional and community organizations. She serves on the Board of Directors of the New Orleans Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, and on the Board of Directors for the New Orleans Regional Leadership Institute. She is Co-Chair of the New Orleans Bar Association’s Oil & Gas Committee, and a Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation. Tiffany devotes significant time to community service at St. Peter Claver Catholic Church and School as a parish religious education instructor and summer camp volunteer. Tiffany is a Board Member of Edward Hynes Charter School PTO and holds troop leadership positions with Girl Scouts, Louisiana East, Inc., and Boy Scouts of America, Southeast Louisiana Council.

Tiffany is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell in Litigation, Admiralty and Maritime Law, and Natural Resources. She was recognized by New Orleans Magazine in 2017 as a “Top Lawyer,” and she was selected to the New Orleans Regional Leadership Institute Class of 2017. Tiffany received her Juris Doctor from Tulane University Law School in 2005.

Shannon Skelton Holtzman

Shannon has more than 25 years’ experience devoted exclusively to business litigation and appellate matters involving complex contract disputes and business torts such as unfair trade practice claims, fraud, and trade secret-related claims. She also handles construction contract-related disputes and helps project owners with respect to risk management issues and compliance with the Louisiana Private Works Act.  

Shannon is a member of Everytown for Gun Safety and serves as the Legislative Advocacy Lead for the Louisiana Chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America. She is on the Board of Sophie B. Wright Charter School and she is very active in St. Charles Ave. Presbyterian Church where she serves on the church’s governing board and other committees and participates in community outreach events.

Shannon has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America in Commercial Litigation since 2013. She is listed in Louisiana Super Lawyers and she was selected by New Orleans Magazine as a “Top Lawyer” in Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation, and Construction Law.

Shannon serves on Liskow & Lewis’ Board of Directors, Diversity Committee, and Associate Committee, and she is the Assistant Leader of the firm’s Commercial Litigation Practice Group.

Shannon received her Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from Tulane University Law School in 1988.