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Barrister: May 2021
Solicitor: September 2011
Degrees and accreditations
Master of Laws, Columbia University in the City of New York, 2015
Bachelor of Laws, Murdoch University, 2009
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), Murdoch University, 2009
Courtney accepts briefs in a broad range of practice areas across civil, commercial, regulatory and public law matters.
Courtney regularly advises and appears in disputes involving administrative law, common law, consumer law, contracts, corporations law, employment and industrial law, professional liability, equity, insurance and regulatory matters. Courtney also regularly advises and appears in disciplinary proceedings, inquests, inquiries, including Royal Commissions, and matters before statutory tribunals. Courtney has particular expertise in health law.
Courtney was called to the Bar in 2021. Prior to being called to the Bar, Courtney was a senior lawyer in Gilbert + Tobin’s disputes and investigations team in Sydney. Courtney gained public law experience as a senior lawyer in the Solicitor for the Northern Territory’s litigation division, including on secondment to the Northern Territory Department of Health. Courtney commenced practice in Western Australia at the height of the mining boom where she worked as a litigator at Maxim Litigation Consultants, which later integrated with Lavan.
Courtney has extensive pro bono experience including with the Redfern Legal Centre, the Refugee Advice & Casework Service, the Top End Women’s Legal Service, and the Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia.
Administrative and public law
Anti-discrimination and human rights
Commercial and corporations
Competition and consumer
Employment and industrial law
Inquests, commissions of inquiry and statutory tribunals
Work health and safety
NSW Bar Association
Women Lawyers’ Association of NSW