John Cole Oliver is an equity partner in the law firm of Rossway Swan Tierney Barry Lacey & Oliver, representing clients in the Melbourne area with a concentration on real estate land use matters, commercial transactions, and commercial litigation. Additionally, Mr. Oliver earned his J.D. degree from the University of Florida, graduating magna cum laude and serving as the Editor in Chief of the Florida Law review. Prior to beginning in private practice, Mr. Oliver served as a federal law clerk to The Honorable John Antoon, II, United States District Court Middle District of Florida.

Mr. Oliver remains an active member of the Brevard County community, currently serving as the immediate past President of the Brevard Zoo and as a member of the Board of Directors for the Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy and Economic Development Council for Brevard. Previously, Mr. Oliver served on the Brevard County Charter Review Commission.

He received his B.A. degree from Washington & Lee University as a history major and an MBA with a concentration in finance from Louisiana State University.