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Courtney C. Atkinson - Greenville, SC

1395 S. Church St. Greenville, SC 29605

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Updated: 01/15/2018

Greenville Litigation Lawyer

Overview

Courtney C. Atkinson represents businesses, employers and individuals in litigation matters and also provides general advice and counsel on a wide variety of legal issues.

Ms. Atkinson is an experienced employment attorney, advising on all aspects of employment law, including non-compete agreements, employee handbooks, employment policies, prevention of claims of discrimination and harassment, unemployment benefits and other human resource matters...

Courtney C. Atkinson represents businesses, employers and individuals in litigation matters and also provides general advice and counsel on a wide variety of legal issues.

Ms. Atkinson is an experienced employment attorney, advising on all aspects of employment law, including non-compete agreements, employee handbooks, employment policies, prevention of claims of discrimination and harassment, unemployment benefits and other human resource matters. In the course of her employment practice, she has represented employers in actions both in federal and state court, as well as before various federal and state agencies, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the South Carolina Human Affairs Commission (SCHAC), the Department of Employment and Workforce (DEW) and the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA).

Outside of her employment practice, Ms. Atkinson is also an experienced litigator with experience in healthcare liability matters, products liability defense, general business litigation, intellectual property litigation, and premises liability matters. For several years she represented a national retailer in various matters pending in both federal and state court. She also represents individuals in domestic and probate matters.

A Greenville native, Ms. Atkinson is very active in the local community. She is a graduate of Leadership Greenville - Class 35 and was named by Greenville Magazine as one of the "Best and Brightest 35 & Under" in 2006. She was recently appointed by Greenville City Council to serve a second term on the City's Accommodations Tax Advisory Committee and also serves with the United Way of Greenville County as a member of the Womens' Leadership Council and as Chair of the Women Attorneys Committee. She is an active member of the Junior League of Greenville and also serves on the Greenville Hospital System's Children's Hospital Development Advisory Council. She is also currently serving as the Secretary of the Greenville County Bar Association.

Ms. Atkinson graduated from the University of Georgia, cum laude, in 2000 with a B.A. degree in political science. She earned her law degree in 2003 from the Washington & Lee University School of Law, where she served as a member of the Moot Court Executive Board, the Alderson Prison Clinic, and the Community Legal Practice Clinic.

About Courtney C. Atkinson

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Attorney

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 2003
  • U.S. District Court District of South Carolina, 2004

Other Affiliations

  • Greenville County Bar Association, 2011 - 2012 (Treasurer)
  • Greenville County Bar Association, 2007 - Present (Law Week Committee Chairman)
  • South Carolina Defense Trial Lawyer's Association
  • South Carolina Women Lawyers Association
  • Greenville County Bar Association (Past President)

Education

  • Washington and Lee University School of Law, Lexington, Virginia, 2003
    J.D.
    Honors: Moot Court Executive Board
    Honors: Alderson Women's Prison Clinic
    Honors: Community Legal Practice Clinic
  • University of Georgia, 2000
    B.A.
    Honors: cum laude
    Major: Political Science

Pro Bono Activities

  • Social Committee Co-Chairman, 2006 - Present
  • Law Week Committee Chairman Law Week Committee Chairman
  • United Way of Greenville County - Womens Leadership Council Member, Women Attorneys Committee Member, Former Campaign School Solicitor and Loaned Executive
  • Junior League of Greenville - Member Greenville County Schools Youth Court - Volunteer
  • Greenville Hospital System’s Children’s Hospital Development Advisory Council

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Courtney C. Atkinson

Included on the 2024 South Carolina list


Past Lists

  • 2023 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2022 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 South Carolina Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Courtney C. Atkinson on Super Lawyers

Honors

  • Listed as one of the “Best and Brightest 35 and Under” by Greenville Magazine, 2006
  • Named to Leadership Greenville, 35th Class by the Greater Greenville Chamber of Commerce

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1395 S. Church St. Greenville, SC 29605

Fax

  • (864) 214-3067

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