Practice Areas Overview

J. Seth Galloway

J. Seth Galloway

Destin, Florida
877-732-9339 (Toll free)

Seth's broad-based civil litigation practice includes commercial and real property litigation, business litigation, contract disputes, and creditors' rights litigation.  Seth represents both individuals and contractors in various types of construction law matters. In addition, Seth also practices criminal defense in misdemeanor and felony cases, including traffic violations.

Seth graduated with honors from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2007. During law school, Seth was a member of the University of Florida Journal of Law and Public Policy. He earned his undergraduate degree in Political Science and Criminology, with honors, from the University of Florida in 2003.

From 2008 to 2010, Seth practiced with Greenberg Traurig in its Orlando, Florida office, handling business and commercial litigation matters throughout Central and South Florida.  Prior to joining Ward & Ketchersid, P.A. in January 2015, Seth practiced with a firm based in Pensacola, Florida from 2010 to 2014, representing a wide variety of national, regional, and local financial institutions in all types of litigation.

Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Northern District of Florida


  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, Gainesville, Florida
    • J.D. cum laude - 2007
    • Honors: Member, John Marshall Bar Association
    • Honors: Member, University of Florida Journal of Law and Public Policy
  • University of Florida
    • B.A. cum laude - 2003
    • Honors: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Dean's List, Fall 2001 & Fall 2002
    • Honors: President's Honor Roll, Fall 2002
    • Honors: Member, UF Criminology and Law Honor Society
    • Honors: Member, Golden Key National Honor Society
    • Major: Criminology
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Florida Bar, Member
  • Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association
  • Okaloosa-Walton Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Fast Track Program, Greenberg Traurig, Summer Associate, 2007
  • Greengerg Traurig, Associate Attorney, 2008 - 2010
  • Clark, Partington, Hart, Larry, Bond & Stackhouse, Associate Attorney - Litigation, 2010 - 2014


  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon