Courtney G. Rakusin

Courtney G. Rakusin

Litigation Associate
Boston, Massachusetts

Courtney G. Rakusin is a Litigation Associate at Richard C. Bardi & Associates, LLC. Courtney joined the firm in 2016 after working in family law for three years counseling and representing clients in all aspects of divorce, paternity, modification and contempt actions.

Courtney aims to provide clients with balanced, strategic representation in a manner that best protects their interests. She strives to build lasting relationships with her clients and to be the attorney whom they depend in difficult times.

Courtney regularly volunteers her time at the Lawyer for the Day Program in the Essex and Middlesex Probate & Family Courts. She is a Limited Assistance Representation (LAR) Qualified Attorney and Certified Conciliator.

After graduating magna cum laude from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and the Commonwealth Honors College in 2009, Courtney received her Juris Doctor from New England Law | Boston in 2012.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts


  • New England Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • Juris Doctor - May, 2012
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts
    • B.A. magna cum laude - May, 2009
    • Honors: Commonwealth Honors College
    • Major: Legal Studies
    • Minor: Political Science
    • Minor: Anthropology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Assocation
  • Essex County Bar Association
  • Middlesex County Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • South Coastal Counties Legal Services, Inc., Summer Law Clerk
  • Law Offices of Melissa A. Conner, Esq., Law Clerk
  • Middlesex County Probate & Family Court, Summer Judicial Intern