Courtney Todt Podkowa – Attorney at Law
Courtney T. Podkowa completed her undergraduate studies at Tulane University in New Orleans where she majored in business and received minors in Spanish and legal studies.
While at Tulane, Courtney worked as a tutor with the Tulane University After-School Enrichment Community Service Program.
Her junior year of college, Courtney lived with a Spanish family in Madrid, Spain and spent a semester studying business at ICADE Universidad Pontificia Comillas.
Courtney is originally from St. Louis which is where the majority of her large family lives. Having two sets of parents, Courtney was fortunate to grow up knowing not only six of her grandparents, but also one of her great-grandmothers. Courtney’s close relationships with these family members are what originally inspired her to work in the area of Elder Law.
In her free time, Courtney enjoys reading, travelling, gardening, doing yoga, and spending time with family and friends. Courtney E. Todt became Courtney Todt Podkowa on July 27, 2018 when she married Rick Podkowa.
Courtney has been an Associate Attorney at the Elder Law & Estate Planning Attorneys of Illinois, PC / Law Office of James C. Siebert & Associates, PC since completing law school. Courtney is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) Illinois Chapter, Chicago Bar Association, American Bar Association, and the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois.