John Kelly Courtney

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Partner
Location:
Los Angeles, California
Phone:
800-401-4530
Fax:
213-481-1554
Email:

John K. Courtney specializes in mass torts, class actions, product liability and insurance bad faith. Over the course of his career, he has tried over 20 jury and bench trials and handled multiple binding arbitrations.

VERDICTS AND SETTLEMENTS:

Settlement, $25 million, - groundwater pollution by rocket fuel manufacturing plant

Allen v. Aerojet-General Corp., Sacramento Case No. 97AS06295

Areas of Practice

  • Negligence Claims including Personal Injury, Toxic Torts and Complex Litigation
  • Anti-Trust
  • Class Actions
  • Product Liability
  • Bad Faith

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1988

Education

  • Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D. - 1988
  • Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California
    • B.A. cum laude - 1985
    • Honors: Alpha Sigma Nu Honor Society

Honors and Awards

  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, American Association for Justice, 2008 - 2009
  • Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2008 - 2009
  • Southern California Superior Lawyer, 2007 - 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Consumer Attorneys of California, Associate, 1990 - Present
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Associate, 2003 - Present
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2008 - Present
  • American Association for Justice, 2008 - Present

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Alpha Sigma Nu
  • Pi Alpha Theta
  • Pi Gamma Mu