Who Is Jessica Devaney? Courtney Lawes’s Wife

Courtney Lawes wife

Jessica Devaney is a British national who is best known as the wife of Courtney Lawes, a professional rugby union player who plays as a lock for Premiership Rugby club Northampton Saints and the England national team.

Lawes was born on February 23, 1989, in Hackney to a Jamaican father and English mother and moved at the age of four to the town of Northampton where his mother was from. He attended Northampton School for Boys and is a product of Northampton Old Scouts, the same club that produced his former teammate Rob Milligan as well as Ben Cohen and Steve Thompson, amongst others.

In October 2007 Lawes made his Saints first team debut against Esher in National One in the 2007–08 season which ended in promotion. The following season he began to establish a reputation as a tackler, notably in the final of the 2009 European Challenge Cup against Bourgoin where he dislocated the shoulder of Morgan Parra, and in the 2015 Six Nations Championship match against France with a tackle on Jules Plisson.

In March 2010 Lawes was part of the side that beat Gloucester to win the Anglo-Welsh Cup and the following season saw him start in the 2011 Heineken Cup Final at the Millennium Stadium as Northampton finished runners-up to Leinster.

In May 2013 Northampton was beaten by Leicester Tigers in the Premiership final however the following season saw Lawes play an integral part in Saints securing both the Premiership and European Rugby Challenge Cup titles in 2014. They beat Bath at Cardiff Arms Park to win the Challenge Cup and the following weekend defeated Saracens to win their first-ever Premiership title.

He was shortlisted for the Saints Supporters’ Player of the Season in 2016/17 but lost out to teammate, Louis Picamoles. Lawes was also selected by coach Warren Gatland for the 2021 British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa. He started all three tests at flanker as the Lions lost the series 2–1.

Who is Jessica Devaney? Courtney Lawes’s Wife

Courtney Lawes is married to his wife Jessica Devaney. The couple has four children as of October 2023.

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