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Courtney Kilbourne-Hayes is a native of Volusia County, Florida, graduating from Spruce Creek High School’s International Baccalaureate Program.
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 out of Fort Lauderdale, Florida since 2007 with the focus of her practice mainly on Real Estate litigation and Contract litigation. She handles contested hearings and non-jury trials statewide. Courtney also handles cases in the areas of general civil litigation/contract disputes, business incorporation and litigation, estate planning, and animal law.
Courtney is licensed by the State of Florida and the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida. She is a Member of the Real Property Probate and Trust Litigation section and Animal Law section of the Florida Bar. She is a member of the University of Florida Alumni Association and the Florida Gator Club of Volusia County. GO GATORS! She is the President-Elect for the Volusia Flagler Association for Women Lawyers and she is on the statewide Florida Association for Women Lawyers Journal Committee and MAP Committee. Most recently, Courtney was appointed to be on the Board for the Flagler Humane Society where she hopes to be a voice for those animals who can't speak. Courtney was also appointed by the Florida Bar President to serve on the Annual Convention Committee. Lastly, she was invited to be a member in the prestigious Dunn Blount Inns of Court since 2015.
In her free time, Courtney enjoys volunteering, fighting for animal rights, boating, boxing and art shows.