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Courtney
Courtney Harper Turkington
Hancock Whitney Center
701 Poydras Street
Suite 5000
New Orleans, Louisiana 70139

Overview

Courtney Turkington is a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation group in New Orleans. She received her Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2018.

Prior to joining the firm, Courtney served as a law clerk to the Honorable Carl J. Barbier of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, and a judicial extern to the Honorable Ivan L.R. Lemelle of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. 

Involvement

Professional

  • Louisiana Bar Foundation
  • Federal Bar Association

Recognition

  • Law Excellence Award received in Civil Procedure I, Torts II, Obligations II, Moot Court, Evidence, Constitutional Law, Ethics, Civil Law Property II, Civil Law Successions, Constitutional Criminal Procedure, Law Review Seminar in Scholarly Writing, Business Organizations, Land Use, Administrative Law, Courts in a Federal System, Law & Technology Clinic, Civil Law Persons, and Louisiana Code of Civil Procedure.
  • St. Thomas More Inn of Court, 2017-18
  • Order of Barristers
  • Loyola Law Review Best Comment Award Recipient, 2017-18
  • Louisiana State Bar Association Civil Law Award, 2017
  • Warren E. Mouledoux Professional Responsibility Award, 2017
  • American Association of Corporate Counsel Scholarship Recipient, 2017
  • Loyola Moot Court Edna S. Burkhalter Award for Outstanding Oral Ability, 2016

Publications

After Hours

"When I’m not at work, I enjoy doing yoga and Pilates, reading, and spending time with my husband, son, and two miniature dachshunds."