Courtney Christopher

Personal:
Courtney Christopher focuses her practice on medical malpractice and personal injury defense. Courtney has extensive experience representing hospitals, nurses and physicians in medical malpractice matters in both Las Vegas and Reno. She also represents the legal interests of businesses and individuals in all types of civil litigation defense.

Courtney was born and raised in Missouri. In 2003, she moved to Las Vegas to attend University of Nevada, Las Vegas where she earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in 2007. She then attended Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, California, where she received a Juris Doctorate, and was awarded cum laude honors, in 2011. While attending law school, Courtney spent a summer as a Law Clerk for the Clark County District Attorney’s Office and another as a Judicial Clerk for Honorable Judge Nancy Oesterle, Las Vegas Justice Court.

Following law school, Courtney returned to Las Vegas and took a position with the firm in 2012. In 2018, Courtney accepted a partnership with the firm.

Education:
University of Nevada, Las Vegas (B.S.)
Thomas Jefferson School of Law (J.D., cum laude)

Bar and Court Admissions:
Nevada Supreme Court – 2012
U.S. District Court, District of Nevada – 2013

Professional Associations:
Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)
The Risk Management Society (RIMS)

Special Distinctions and Achievements:
Law Clerk, Judge Nancy Oesterle, Las Vegas Justice Court
Jefferson Scholarship Recipient

Presentations:
“The Hot Seat! 30(b)(6) Depositions”, RIMS Nevada Chapter Meeting, June 2019.