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Court is an associate in the Life Sciences Health Industry Group. His practice is focused on product liability and civil litigation work on behalf of Reed Smith’s medical device, pharmaceutical, and consumer/industrial product clients. Court has litigated cases in both state and federal court, and he has represented clients in multi-district litigation and class action matters. Court has defended clients in a wide variety of other matters, including asbestos claims, consumer fraud, trust litigation, contract disputes, employment disputes, and regulatory compliance. Court’s experience in litigation ranges from drafting and arguing motions to pretrial discovery, including written discovery and depositions, as well as mediation experience, expert and fact witness preparation and analysis, and comprehensive litigation strategy.


  • University of California, Davis School of Law, 2008, J.D., Member, Law Review
  • Stanford University, 2001, B.A., Political Science

  • California

Awards & Recognition

  • Rising Star, Northern California Super Lawyers Magazine, 2016