ICS is a division of Spears, Moore, Rebman & Williams, P. C., a full-service mid-sized law firm located in the Southeast. ICS is the brainchild of Courtney H. Bullard, a former University System attorney, and with the assistance of Joe White, Barret Allbritton and Bill Reider, the team has extensive experience representing public and private institutions in all legal matters affecting their operations – from day-to-day advising to providing assistance during litigation.
Courtney H. Bullard
Courtney has over ten years of experience representing institutions, including 8 years as a University system attorney. As in-house counsel, she served as a trusted advisor to the Chancellor, Vice Chancellors, Athletic Director, Director of Office and Equity and Diversity, Title IX Coordinator, Provost and other top level administrators on all legal matters affecting the institution. Her breadth of knowledge and familiarity with the unique aspects of a college campus provide a distinctive approach to partnering with institutions to assist with their legal needs. She excels in advising clients on all aspects of institutional compliance, including Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization amendments to the Jeanne Clery Act, and specializes in providing legal advice to institutions during sexual misconduct, stalking and relationship violence investigations.
Courtney received her undergraduate degree from Indiana University in 1998. She graduated from the University of Memphis School of Law in 2001, where she served on the law review as a comments editor. Prior to serving as Associate General Counsel for the University of Tennessee, she worked for Baker, Donelson, Bearman & Caldwell and Husch & Eppenberger. Courtney also teaches Business Law as an Adjunct Professor for the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, and Southern New Hampshire University.
Courtney is a member of NACUA and Workplace Investigations Group.
Courtney has two girls, Charlotte (7) and Campbell (11), and two bonus children, Austin (15) and Tyler (12). In her free time you will find her with her husband, Todd, cheering on her children on the soccer or baseball field or at a gymnastics competition.