Courtney is a graduate of Hofstra University School of Law where she served as the Managing Editor of Staff of the Hofstra Law Review. Throughout law school, she was an active member of the Student Bar Association. Based on her commitment and dedication to Hofstra’s community, she received the prestigious Distinguished Service to the School award at graduation. Courtney has been committed to providing pro bono legal services and was awarded with the Gold Award in Public Service at graduation from Hofstra Law for devoting more than 750 hours to public service.
During law school, Courtney served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Denise L. Sher of the Nassau County Supreme Court. Prior to joining MLN, she was an associate for several years at a large Long Island-based defense firm, where she focused on insurance coverage, general liability, professional liability, and business litigation.