Aaron Again Selected for Best Lawyers
August 19, 2021
On August 19, 2021 Best Lawyers®, the only purely peer-review™ guide to the legal profession, announced the 2022 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Lawyers named to The Best Lawyers in America© publication were recognized by their peers in the legal industry for their professional excellence in 147 practice areas. For t…
Courtney H. Payton
Courtney Payton is an attorney in the firm’s transactional practice. A native of Hot Springs, Arkansas, Courtney has a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and a Minor in French. She moved to New Orleans to attend Loyola New Orleans School of Law and graduated in 2006. Courtney has experience in Business, Real Estate, Commercial and Governmental Transactions as well as Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation defense. She most recently worked to administer claims in the Deep Water Horizon Economic Settlement Program.
Courtney is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, the New Orleans Bar Association and the Association of Women Attorneys. Additionally, she served on the board of Save Our Cemeteries as Secretary and Board Development Chair from 2015-2017 and was elected to the office of Vice President in 2017.
Bachelor of Arts, Hendrix College (2002)
Juris Doctor, Loyola University School of Law (2006)
Admissions to Practice
Supreme Court of Louisiana, 2006
Areas of Practice
State and Municipal Government Law
Real Estate Law
Ethics (Legal, Governmental, Judicial and Business)
Previous Positions Held
Special Counsel – BrownGreer, APLC (Claims administration for the Deep Water Horizon Economic Settlement Program).
Associate Attorney – The Javier Law Firm (Insurance defense: Premises Liability, Workers’ Compensation, Employment Law, Collections)
Associate Attorney - Goins Aaron, PLC [A Predecessor to Aaron & Gianna, PLC] ( Transactions, State and Local Government Law, Ethics)
Louisiana State Bar Association
New Orleans Bar Association
Association of Women Attorneys
Civic, Community and Business Activities
Save Our Cemeteries – Board Secretary 2015 – Present, Board Development Chair 2017, Soiree Chair 2017