Mr. Courtin joined the San Antonio Office of Schulman, Lopez, Hoffer & Adelstein, LLP in August 2016. His practice includes representation of educational and public entities in employment and civil rights matters, school law matters, governmental immunity and general civil litigation. Mr. Courtin is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Courtin worked for another Texas education law firm’s Houston office for eight years where he litigated numerous employment, civil rights, school law, and governmental immunity matters. Mr. Courtin also previously represented plaintiffs in employment matters, clerked for U.S. Magistrate Judge Stephen Wm. Smith (Southern District of Texas, Houston Division), and before attending law school worked in marketing and brand development.
Education and Honors
St. Edward’s University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1995); South Texas College of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2005).
Mr. Courtin was admitted to the Texas Bar in 2006, and is admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Western, Southern, and Eastern Districts of Texas, the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court of the United States. Mr. Courtin is a member of the State Bar of Texas Labor and Employment Law and Litigation Sections.
Mr. Courtin is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.