Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace is proud to announce that attorney Courtnee C. Reid has been named in The National Black Lawyers – Top 40 Under 40 Black Lawyers in Florida, an honor given to only a select group of lawyers for their superior skills and qualifications in the field. Membership in this exclusive organization is by invitation only. It is limited to the top 40 attorneys under the age of 40 in each state who have demonstrated excellence and have achieved outstanding results in their careers.
The National Black Lawyers is a professional honorary organization composed of the Top 40 Under 40 Lawyers who represent individuals and businesses in the American legal system. The National Black Lawyers is one of the very few preeminent organizations in the United States established to promote the nation’s top black attorneys and is designed to enhance the professional development of its members. With the selection of Courtnee C. Reid by The National Black Lawyers – Top 40 Under 40, she has shown that she exemplifies superior qualifications, leadership skills, and performance in her areas of legal practice.
Courtnee earned a J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School and a B.A. in Psychology, with Honors, from the University of Miami. During law school, she was a First Amendment and Professional Responsibility Legal Research Assistant, a Moot Court member, the Vice President of the Black Law Student Association, and selected as a Cal Turner Fellow. Following law school, she was chosen for a pro bono fellowship at Dade Legal Aid, practicing in family law, focusing on domestic and child custody issues. Courtnee joined Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace in 2017, where she concentrates her practice in worker’s compensation and insurance defense litigation.