John Libby is a full-time litigator serving the firm’s clients across Northwest Florida.
A proud native of Okaloosa County, John earned a B.S. in Finance and a J.D. from Florida State University before returning home to practice commerical litigation, real estate litigation, and community association litigation.
John graduated from FSU cum laude and was honored on the Dean’s List multiple times. In addition to earning academic honors, John volunteered his time to assist needy military veterans and was recognized for his Distinguished Pro Bono Service. Prior to joining Keefe, Anchors & Gordon, John served as a law clerk to the Honorable Michael C. Overstreet, Circuit Judge in the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit in Panama City. He also served as a law clerk for the Florida Office of the Attorney General, where he assisted in both federal and state civil litigation matters.
In his spare time, John enjoys cooking — “In another life, I might have been a chef,” he says — as well as golfing, camping, hiking, and other outdoor activities. He and his wife Christina also love to travel and attend FSU football games. Dog lovers, John and Christina enjoy spending time with their Miniature Schnauzer.
John is a member of the Okaloosa Bar Association and serves on the Board of Directors for a condominium association. Active in the community, John is a member of the board of directors for the Emerald Coast Science Center in Fort Walton Beach.