James Courtney is a founding partner of the Firm. His practice includes a range of business transactions relating to capital markets, fund formation, secured lending, mergers and acquisitions, mortgage banking, and commercial leasing.
Mr. Courtney represents a variety of businesses, including financial institutions, media companies, funds, issuers, conduits and institutional investors in all aspects of business transactions.
Prior to founding the Firm, Mr. Courtney practiced for more than twelve years in the Corporate Department of the law firm of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, where he was a partner of the firm’s Financial Markets Group. Thereafter, he was a partner at a boutique firm in Beverly Hills focusing on sophisticated business transactions and media and entertainment.
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, J.D., cum laude, Order of the Coif
University of California, Los Angeles, B.A.
State Bar of California, Business Law and Intellectual Property Law Sections
Los Angeles County Bar Association, the Business Law Section