Courtney grew up in Southern Illinois and graduated from Furman University in 1999 with a B.A. in Political Science. She received her J.D. in 2002 from the University of South Carolina School of Law.
Courtney practiced in the area of medical malpractice defense for firms in Atlanta, Richmond, and Charleston before taking some time away from the law to be a stay-at-home mom. As Buxton & Collie’s Practice Administrator, she now enjoys working behind the scenes on firm administrative matters and client services.
Outside the office, Courtney and her husband, Jim, enjoy keeping up with their two sons. Courtney volunteers with multiple organizations, including Porter Gaud School, Roper Hospital, First (Scots) Presbyterian Church, iBeam Reading Buddies, and the Junior League of Charleston.