Jeff Canup is a litigation attorney practicing in the areas of first-party property insurance claims, collections and other general civil litigation matters. Before joining Barnes Walker, Jeff served as an insurance defense litigation attorney for two Tampa Bay area insurance defense law firms. He litigated claims for loss due to sinkhole, storm, hail, water, and fire. Jeff also served as a civilian attorney for the U.S. Department of the Navy in Yokosuka, Japan, and Mechanicsburg, PA. He advised military officers and civilian personnel regarding government contracts, civilian personnel law, fiscal law, and ethics. Jeff also has prior experience in wills, trusts and estates. Jeff is a 1996 graduate of Bishop Kenny High School in Jacksonville, Florida. Jeff obtained a B.A. in English from the University of North Florida, graduating magna cum laude, and an M.A. in English (Composition & Rhetoric) from Florida State University. Jeff obtained a J.D. from Stetson University College of Law cum laude, graduating in the top 10% of his class. In his spare time, Jeff enjoys spending time with his wife, Danielle, his daughter, Alaina, and his son, Beau. Jeff also serves on the Board of Directors of the Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus & Orchestra.
Jeff can be reached at telephone extension #1016 or by email at email@example.com.