Mr. Boyle is a member of the firm’s Complex Commercial Litigation Practice and co-chair of the firm’s Markets and Trading Practice. He defends clients in litigation and government investigations involving complex financial products, including investigations conducted by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Securities Exchange Commission, and the Department of Justice, often working closely with the firm’s Investigation, Compliance and Defense Practice.
Mr. Boyle’s complex litigation experience includes defending securities and derivatives market related matters and trying cutting-edge trade secret matters for financial firms. Chambers Global and Chambers USA have recognized Mr. Boyle in their rankings for Derivatives and Derivatives Enforcement.
Mr. Boyle is committed to public service. He is First Vice President of the Chicago Bar Foundation and serves on its Advocacy Committee, which works on legislative and administrative solutions for improving access to justice for all. He also serves as a director of the Eurasia Group Foundation, which educates people on how the complexities of geopolitics impacts their daily lives. Mr. Boyle has an active pro bono practice, in which he has tried criminal matters and asylum cases and secured relief for prisoners in state and federal habeas matters.
He also serves on the firm’s Finance and Pro Bono Committees.