Overview

A litigator with a diverse practice, Libby represents a wide spectrum of clients, from publicly traded, Fortune 500 companies to individuals. She has litigated cases involving fraud and consumer fraud, breach of contract and warranty, as well as tort-related matters. Libby has a particular interest in products liability claims, and has litigated matters involving workplace chemical exposure and injuries resulting from consumer products.

She has handled several cases involving non-competition agreements, as well as several disputes among partners and corporate shareholders.

Libby represented a national financial institution at trial in the Cook County Circuit Court in a dispute with a former agent and obtained a favorable verdict on behalf of her client. She also tried a case on behalf of a small, family-owned limited partnership and achieved a favorable settlement in the midst of trial.

An experienced advocate for the safe and effective management of the long term care of minors, special needs individuals, disabled persons and elderly adults, Libby also advises on structuring appropriate guardianships.

Education

  • University of Illinois College of Law  (J.D., magna cum laude, 1996)
  • University of Illinois  (B.A., summa cum laude, 1993)

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois

Honors & Awards

  • Bronze Tablet