Courtney M. Person



Courtney is an associate in the Boston office of Peabody & Arnold. She practices in the area of hospital and medical malpractice defense and represents hospitals, physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals in medical malpractice claims and Board disciplinary matters.

While in law school, Courtney was awarded two prestigious scholarships: the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association (MBLA) Honorable Reginald Lindsay Public Service Award and the Massachusetts Black Women Attorneys Foundation (MBWA) Blanche E. Braxton Bar Scholarship, awarded to law students of color who have demonstrated outstanding academic excellence, a commitment to public service, and a dedication to the advancement of minoritized people through the legal process.

Prior to joining the firm as an attorney, Courtney worked at Morrison Mahoney part-time as a law clerk while in law school. She also held an internship at the Attorney General’s Office in the Policy and Government Division; a judicial intern for Associate Justice Kimberly Budd of the Supreme Judicial Clerk of the Commonwealth; and an internship in the civil litigation division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office under the supervision of USAA Michael Sady.