Dani Borel is a partner in the Baton Rouge office of Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, practicing in the areas of commercial litigation and healthcare litigation. Her principal areas of practice include litigation involving: healthcare provider licensing and payment disputes; trademark and copyright infringement; unfair trade practices and unfair competition; contract disputes; and commercial issues. She also advises clients on healthcare compliance and general business issues. Ms. Borel has experience in representing pharmaceutical companies in opioid litigation brought by municipalities and counties. Ms. Borel litigates matters before the state and federal courts and before administrative courts. She has been involved in appeals before Louisiana administrative courts, Louisiana state courts, Louisiana federal courts, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
Dani is very active in bar association service. She currently serves as the Director of Membership for the American Bar Association (ABA) Young Lawyers Division (YLD) and, in 2021, she was awarded the ABA YLD Star of the Year award. Ms. Borel also serves as the Chair-Elect for the Louisiana State Bar Association YLD and received the Chair’s Award in 2019. Dani is also an active volunteer in her community, serving on the Board of Directors for Lighthouse Louisiana. She frequently volunteers to judge trial advocacy at her local law school and received the Kalinka Award for Advocacy Programs Coach of the Year in 2021.
Ms. Borel received her Juris Doctor from Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center, magna cum laude, in 2014 and was a member of The Order of Coif. She served as the Articles Editor for the Louisiana Law Review, and was a member of the Trial Advocacy and Moot Court boards. She received her Bachelor of Science from Louisiana State University, with honors, in 2011.
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