Suggs

Courtney Suggs

Associate
Boston

I work with emerging technology and life sciences companies throughout the corporate lifecycle.

Courtney Suggs’s practice focuses on advising public and private companies on a wide range of corporate matters, including formation, financing, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate governance.

Courtney has also provided pro bono representation in a variety of matters, including voting rights, criminal law, and education. She is a member of the firm’s affinity groups Black Attorneys Collective and Womxn of Color.

Education

  • Duke University School of Law, J.D., 2021
  • Bates College, B.S., 2018

Bar and Court Admissions

BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Massachusetts

Experience

  • BostonGene, a developer of biomedical software for advanced patient analysis and personalized therapy, in connection with its $150 million Series B financing, which resulted in the company gaining “unicorn” status.
  • Global biotechnology company Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) in its $1.85 billion acquisition of PeproTech, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of recombinant proteins.

PRO BONO

  • Conducted legislative research across thirteen states for Sandy Hook Promise and advised on issues vital to the organization’s operations to aid in their efforts to end school shootings and create a culture change that prevents violence

Honors & Involvement

HONORS
  • 2019 recipient of the Foley Hoag Charles J. Beard, II Diversity Fellowship
INVOLVEMENT
  • Boston Bar Association, Member
  • Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association, Member
  • Massachusetts Black Women Attorneys, Member