Duke University, J.D, LLM
Cornell University, B.A.
Courtney Ballard-Searcy has over 10 years of experience in civil litigation. Since starting in Los Angeles at the home office of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, Courtney has worked on a variety of civil cases of all sizes. She has worked on major trials involving finance, class actions and many matters involving intellectual property. Courtney is a gifted legal writer and has lent her talents to appellate briefs in the fields of copyright and unfair competition, in addition to writing many dispositive briefs in areas as disparate as trade secrets, anti-SLAPP, breach of contract and attorney fee disputes.