Courtney is a well-rounded trial attorney who practices complex commercial litigation and employment law. With nearly twenty civil jury trials under her belt, Courtney is confident and poised in the courtroom. Courtney draws upon more than ten years of combined experience at internationally-recognized law firms and as in-house counsel in order to advise her clients of the potential risks and rewards of litigation.
Courtney has successfully defended clients in antitrust, products liability, breach of contract, fraud, insurance and business tort disputes. She also advocates for employers in arbitration, court and before government agencies against Title VII, ADA, ADEA, FLSA and state discrimination claims. Her clients have included airplane and automobile manufacturers, telecommunications companies, financial institutions, retailers, business solutions providers and social media platforms.
Courtney’s litigation skills extend beyond the courtroom. She has studied alternative dispute resolution in depth and resolved many disputes at mediation. She is also a clear, persuasive writer and has achieved complete dismissal for clients through motions to dismiss and summary judgment. She is currently a member of the Dallas Bar Association's WE LEAD: Women Empowered to Lead in the Legal Profession program and is also a member of the Firm’s Women’s Initiative Group committee.