Courtney Nakatani is a senior counsel in the Orange County office of Manning & Kass, where she is a member of the Workers' Compensation Team. Ms. Nakatani was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2002 after graduating in the top of her class from Southwestern University School of Law. She has practiced workers' compensation exclusively her entire career. Ms. Nakatani has experience with both sides of workers' compensation cases, however a majority of her career has been dedicated to defending employers and their insurance carriers in all aspects of workers' compensation litigation from claim inception through the appeals process. Prior to joining Manning & Kass, Ms. Nakatani managed her own workers' compensation law firm, which represented injured workers' and uninsured employers in workers' compensation matters.
- Southwestern University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2002
- California State University Long Beach, Criminal Justice, 1999