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  • Education
    • J.D., Columbia Law School, 2017, James Kent Scholar; Tony Patiño Fellowship; Public Interest Honoree; Parker School Award
    • M.A., University of Chicago, 2014, International Relations; University Graduate Scholar
    • B.A., Vanderbilt University, 2013, Political Science, History; College of Arts & Sciences Scholar; Chancellor's Scholar; Top 10 Outstanding Seniors Award
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, 2017
    • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 2018

Libby’s strong advocacy skills, strategic and analytical abilities, and business acumen make her a valuable asset to the firm’s litigation team. Libby is dedicated to developing outcome-driven litigation strategies that are aligned with her clients’ business goals. She takes pride in partnering with clients to achieve positive outcomes both inside and outside of the courtroom.

Libby’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation involving breaches of contract, business torts, class actions, antitrust claims, and intellectual property issues. Her clients include sports, healthcare, telecommunications, and technology companies, among others. Libby assists clients with all stages of business disputes and methods of dispute resolution. Libby also assists clients in developing litigation avoidance and risk management strategies tailored to their specific business needs and objectives.

Libby earned her J.D. from Columbia University, where she was named a James Kent Scholar and Tony Patiño Fellow and won two Richard R. Baxter Awards for her team’s world championship-winning memorials at the Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court competition.

  • Served as trial counsel in successful defense of a $500 million action for breach of contract and misappropriation of trade secrets on behalf of an international telecommunications company.
  • Served as first-chair trial counsel in successful defense of numerous multimillion-dollar breach of contract and tort disputes nationwide on behalf of major wireless carrier. 
  • Obtained complete victory in prosecution of breach of fiduciary duty claims on behalf of a bankruptcy trustee in federal district court, obtaining more than $100 million for the client. 
  • Served as first-chair trial counsel in successful prosecution of numerous licensing and contract disputes on behalf of major sports organization, obtaining millions of dollars in judgments for the client. 
  • Secured dismissal of multimillion-dollar case involving claims of fraudulent concealment and breach of fiduciary duty for Fortune 100 corporation in federal appellate court.
  • Authored successful dispositive motion and managed complex discovery on behalf of one of the U.S.’s largest healthcare systems in successful prosecution of $200 million breach of contract dispute.
  • Served as trial counsel in successful defense of TCPA class action on behalf of telecommunications and technology company. 
  • Successfully obtained numerous monetary judgments and injunctive relief orders on behalf of major hospitals and healthcare systems in lawsuits against federal and state agencies. 
  • Obtained complete victory on behalf of organization in multimillion-dollar tax appeal before a state tax commission.
  • Successfully defended commercial real estate company in multimillion-dollar RICO class action. 
  • Secured dismissal of multimillion-dollar patent and trademark case in federal district court.  
  • Served as trial counsel and managed complex discovery in successful prosecution of antitrust and patent claims on behalf of major international technology company.  
  • Successfully appealed class action judgment against one of the U.S.’s largest sports organizations over allegations of tortious conduct.
  • Authored successful dispositive motion on behalf of a plaintiff manufacturing company in fiduciary duty action, obtaining one of the largest judgments in the state of Missouri that year. 
  • Successfully defended multiple billion-dollar companies in class actions for alleged state statutory violations. 
  • Successfully defended two international manufacturing companies against multimillion-dollar breach of contract and tort claims.
  • Served as trial counsel in successful defense of two complex criminal felony charges.
  • Successfully opposed multiple motions for injunctive relief on behalf of billion-dollar corporations in state and federal court. 
  • Authored successful dispositive motion in defense of a technology company against highly-publicized breach of fiduciary duty claims in the Delaware Court of Chancery. 
  • Served on case team and managed trial preparation activities in successful defense of major national hospital chain in highly-publicized antitrust lawsuit brought by a state attorney general.
  • Assisted in successful appeal of a class certification decision in a high-value multi-district litigation centering on price fixing in natural gas markets in federal appellate court.
  • Successfully secured writ of habeas corpus and declaratory injunctive relief for client in nationally-recognized unlawful detention case in federal district court.
  • Successfully represented multiple major sports, healthcare, technology, telecommunications, financial services, and manufacturing organizations in business-to-business breach of contract and tort disputes in state and federal court.