Courtney Kilbourne Hayes
Courtney Kilbourne-Hayes is a native of Volusia County, Florida, graduating from Spruce Creek High School’s International Baccalaureate Program in 1999.
Courtney graduated from the University of Florida in 2002 with a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Criminology and minoring in Business Administration. While at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida, she interned at Senator Rod Smith’s office (Senator and former prosecutor of the infamous serial killer Henry Rollings). Courtney then attended and graduated from Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center in 2007 located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. While earning her law degree in the United States during the regular school years, she also pursued the studies of law abroad in both Costa Rica and Greece during the summers. Courtney practiced statewide with her homebase out of Fort Lauderdale, Florida beginning 2007 and returned to her hometown in 2014. Courtney believes her purpose in law is to help people and has chosen to maintain her Firm's focus solely on Real Estate Law, Estate Planning and Business/Corporate Law with a side passion for Animal law.
Courtney is licensed by the State of Florida and the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida.
In her free time, Courtney enjoys spending time with her family, volunteering, fighting for animal rights, boating, working out and attending art shows.
Statewide & Local Committees and Memberships
Dunn Blount American Inns of Court
GATOR Club, Daytona Beach
VFAWL Volusia Flagler Association for Women Lawyers
Chapter Representative & Immediate past President
FAWL Florida Association for Women Lawyers
Member & Chapter Representative
The Military Veterans and Affairs Committee (Appointed by the Florida Bar President to continue to serve since 2020)
The Mental Health & Wellness Committee (Appointed by the Florida Bar President to continue to serve since 2020)
Florida Bar Real Property Probate and Trust Litigation Section
Florida Bar Animal Law Section
Florida Bar Solo & Small Firm Section
The Voluntary Bar Liaison Committee (Appointed by the Florida Bar President since 2022)