Daily Journal named Senior Lawyer Courtney McNicholas to its 2019 list of Top Women Lawyers in California, for her work on behalf of law enforcement and firefighters in harassment, discrimination and retaliation cases.

As mentioned in her Daily Journal profile, Courtney recently helped secure a $2.5 million settlement on behalf of four officers from the Internal Surveillance Unit, an elite unit of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Special Operations Division, who were fired for seeking advice from their union after the Division commander unilaterally altered schedules in violation of contract terms.

In her interview, Courtney noted that with such a specific practice focus, she is motivated by each case’s unique intricacies. “They’re all interesting to the extent there is this whole world operating around this city,” she said.

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