McGuireWoods Jacksonville associate
Courtney McCormick will join Crowley Maritime Corp. as a senior counsel handling general
corporate work and procurement. Her last day at McGuireWoods is Nov. 6.
“My experience at McGuireWoods has been invaluable to my career,” McCormick
said. “During my time here, I worked on challenging, complex matters and
was mentored by some of the best lawyers around.”
McCormick, who joined the firm’s Restructuring & Insolvency Department
in September 2014, assists clients with legal issues that arise in
reorganizations, liquidations, financial restructuring and adversary
proceeding litigation. She represents secured and unsecured creditors in
Chapter 7, 11 and 13 proceedings, as well as parties seeking to recover or
defend against preferential and fraudulent transfers.
Prior to joining McGuireWoods, McCormick served for three years as the
primary law clerk to Chief Judge Lewis M. Killian Jr. and Chief Judge Karen
K. Specie of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of
Florida. Before that, she was a legislative intern for Rep. Thomas Grady of
the Florida House of Representatives.
She has served on the board of the American Bankruptcy Bar Institute
Alexander Paskay Seminar since 2015 and this year was named to the Florida
network board of the International Women’s Restructuring and Insolvency
Confederation. Thomson Reuters SuperLawyers repeatedly named McCormick one
of its “Florida Rising Stars” in categories including Bankruptcy: Consumer;
Bankruptcy: Business; Creditor Debtor Rights: Business; and Civil
magazine also named her to its list of the state’s “Legal Elite Up &