Kelsey W. Libby is a member of the Littler CaseSmart® team and is based in Maine. As a brief writer assigned to single plaintiff litigation matters, she formulates and executes briefing strategy for cases. She evaluates and selects legal authority that supports the facts and circumstances of each case and prepares substantive briefs and motions, including complex dispositive motions, motions to compel arbitration, discovery motions and briefings concerning other strategic issues.

She previously worked at a leading firm in Portland, Maine, providing advice and counsel to employers in all aspects of labor law and employment law, as well as litigating cases in administrative agencies and state and federal court. After law school, Kelsey served as a judicial clerk to the Maine Superior Court, assisting the court with its civil and criminal dockets in multiple counties. 


Recipient, Shur Frinkso Award

Accomplishment in the area of municipal law, land use, and local governance

University of Maine School of Law


News, Analysis & Press

Maine Leave Laws: An Overview for Managers with Summer Upon Us

Maine Townsman

June 2015

Speaking Engagements

Dazed and Confused: Marijuana in the Workplace

16th Annual Employment Law Update, Maine State Bar Association, Augusta, ME

April 3, 2017


  • J.D., University of Maine School of Law, 2011magna cum laude
  • B.A., Bowdoin College, 2006

Bar Admission



  • U.S. District Court, District of Maine