Courtney T. Carlson
BiographyCourtney T. Carlson is an associate in the litigation and environmental sections at Jackson Walker. Ms. Carlson represents clients in a variety of business and commercial litigation matters including companies in the energy and financial industries. Ms. Carlson's environmental law experience includes active participation in several site cleanup and remediation projects and related litigation matters. She commonly advises clients regarding the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA).
While in law school, Ms. Carlson interned for Justice Nathan L. Hecht of the Supreme Court of Texas. Prior to joining Jackson Walker, Ms. Carlson also clerked for Justice David M. Medina of the Supreme Court of Texas. Ms. Carlson served as an Adjunct Professor in Texas Trial and Appellate Procedure at South Texas College of Law for the Fall 2012 term and has served as an Adjunct Professor in Advocacy since January 2010. Ms. Carlson is also a Founding Member of the South Texas College of Law Young Alumni Council.
Ms. Carlson is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Houston Bar Association and the Houston Young Lawyers Association. Ms. Carlson also serves as a Founding Member of both the South Texas College of Law Young Alumni Council and the Houston Urban Debate League's Young Professionals Council. In 2014, Ms. Carlson was elected as a Fellow to the Texas Bar Foundation. Ms. Carlson is also a member of the Hermann Park Conservancy and was a Chair for the Fall 2013 Event. Ms. Carlson also serves on the Central Houston Education Task Force.
In 2012, Ms. Carlson received the South Texas College of Law Outstanding Young Alumni Award.
Speeches / Publications
Ms. Carlson has authored or co-authored the following:
Links to Publications
B.B.A., The University of Texas at Austin
J.D., South Texas College of Law