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Practice Areas

  • Healthcare
  • Insurance Defense
  • Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Professional Liability


  • Nevada
  • U.S. Court of Appeals of the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court of Nevada

Courtney Christopher
Phone: 702.363.5100
Office: Las Vegas, Reno

Courtney Christopher focuses her practice on medical malpractice and personal injury defense. Ms. Christopher has extensive experience representing hospitals, nurses and physicians in medical malpractice matters in both Las Vegas and Reno. She also represents the legal interests of businesses and individuals in all types of civil litigation defense.

Ms. Christopher was born and raised in Missouri. In 2003, she moved to Las Vegas to attend University of Nevada – Las Vegas where she earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in 2007. While attending law school, she gained valuable experience working as a Law Clerk for the Clark County District Attorney’s Office and as a Judicial Clerk for Honorable Judge Nancy Oesterle, Las Vegas Justice Court.

Prior to joining Messner Reeves, Ms. Christopher was a Partner at a large civil defense firm in Las Vegas where she worked for 9 years.

When she is not practicing law, Ms. Christopher enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons.

  • Thomas Jefferson School of Law, J.D., cum laude, (2011)
  • University of Nevada – Las Vegas, B.S. Marketing (2007) 
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)
  • The Risk Management Society (RIMS)
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Professional Experience

Alverson Taylor Mortensen & Sanders, Associate, 2012-2018
Alverson Taylor & Sanders, Partner, 2018-2021