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Jill S. Willhoft
Shareholder, New Orleans
Hancock Whitney Center
701 Poydras Street
Suite 5000
New Orleans, Louisiana 70139


Jill Willhoft's practice is predominantly litigation based with a focus on maritime, personal injury defense, collections, bankruptcy, and employment matters. Jill is licensed to practice in Louisiana and Texas.

Jill received her B.A. from the University of New Orleans and her law degree from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center. Jill is the co-founder of the Maritime Risk Claim Solutions, Inc. (“MRCS”), a non-profit, education-providing company. MRCS provides continuing education for insurance adjusters and producers, legal continuing education credits for attorneys and continuing education credits for certified and associate marine surveyors with the National Association of Marine Surveyors.


  • Meritas Women’s Leadership Congress


  • “Non-disclosures and Non-competes in Louisiana: An Overview,” Association of Corporate Counsel CLE, March 14, 2019

After Hours

Outside of the office, Jill enjoys spending time with her husband and their two sons.