Global regulation agency Hogan Lovells introduced right this moment that Courtney Devon Taylor has joined the agency as a associate within the Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment apply in Philadelphia and New York. Taylor joins the agency from Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis, what place she was vice-chair of the agency’s Securities Litigation Practice Group.
“The addition of Courtney aligns well with our strategy to continue to build on our strong litigation capabilities in Philadelphia and New York,” mentioned Des Hogan, Head of Hogan Lovells’ international Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment apply group. “Courtney’s clients span a number of important sectors for the firm, so her practice is a great fit.”
Licensed to apply in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, Taylor represents international and U.S. based mostly purchasers in industrial litigation and regulatory enforcement issues. Her experience consists of securities class action protection, shareholder spinoff suits, M&A related litigation, and litigation emanating from different transactions involving contests for company management. She has tried a wide range of instances to verdict. She has represented broker-dealers in important disputes, together with a uncommon and profitable FINRA Enforcement Hearing.
“With her reputation for skillfully and strategically navigating high-stakes disputes, we are happy to welcome Courtney and expect that she will be a key part of our team,” mentioned Jon Talotta, international co-leader of the agency’s Securities, Shareholder, and M&A Litigation group. “She will be a great resource to our corporate clients.”
Taylor’s purchasers function in industries that embody monetary providers, insurance coverage, know-how and sports activities. She joins the agency’s Financial Institutions and Insurance Sector, and the Sports, Media & Entertainment group.
“I am honored to join Hogan Lovells. The firm’s breadth of practice and global platform offer true advantages to my clients,” Taylor mentioned. “So much of what I do involves building trust, helping clients tell their stories, and minimizing negative impact on business and reputation,” she added. “I am excited to be part of a litigation powerhouse that can tackle any business challenge, no matter how large or complex.”
Taylor earned her J.D., with honors, from Emory University School of Law, and a B.A. in Government from Wesleyan University.