Courtney L. Daniels

Senior Associate

Courtney Daniels federal court experience and real estate background have provided her with a unique legal perspective, allowing her to bring solutions that are informed by industry understanding and strategically aligned with clients objectives.

Clients from a range of industries rely on Courtney’s expertise in business transactions including entity formation, corporate governance, business operations and management, acquisitions, and sales. As a member of Downey Brand’s Food and Agriculture practice, Courtney counsels food producers, shippers, processors, and retail grocers across the state. She also advises clients on regulatory issues, including compliance with federal and state food labeling laws. Additionally, Courtney’s background with horses and dressage have assisted her in recognizing the specific legal needs of equine professionals and have enabled her to provide legal assistance in managing and protecting their businesses and clients.


Professional, Community And Pro Bono Involvement

  • The Anthony M. Kennedy American Inn of Court
  • California Association of Realtors
  • Sacramento Valley Chapter of California Dressage Society
  • United States Dressage Federation and United States Equine Federation

Honors & Rankings

  • Clerkship, The Honorable Troy L. Nunley, United States District Court for the Eastern District of California, 2012-2016
  • Fellow Clerkship, The Honorable Consuelo M. Callahan, United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2012
  • Sacramento Magazine, Top Lawyer, Nonprofit Organizations, 2019

Publications

Courtney spends her free time with her husband Jeff, their dog Amadeus, and her two Andalusian horses Monarch and Armando. Courtney is an avid dressage enthusiast and enjoys competing throughout the state.


Professional, Community And Pro Bono Involvement

  • The Anthony M. Kennedy American Inn of Court
  • California Association of Realtors
  • Sacramento Valley Chapter of California Dressage Society
  • United States Dressage Federation and United States Equine Federation

Honors & Rankings

  • Clerkship, The Honorable Troy L. Nunley, United States District Court for the Eastern District of California, 2012-2016
  • Fellow Clerkship, The Honorable Consuelo M. Callahan, United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2012
  • Sacramento Magazine, Top Lawyer, Nonprofit Organizations, 2019