Latour "LT" Lafferty - Holland & Knight, LLP

Latour "LT" Lafferty

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014

Latour "LT" Lafferty is a partner in Holland & Knight's Tampa office, focusing his practice on white collar criminal defense/litigation, corporate internal investigations, False Claims Act (FCA) qui tam litigation, business tort litigation, and corporate compliance and organizational ethics.

Mr. Lafferty is a former federal prosecutor with 10 years of experience, including having worked as an assistant United States attorney (AUSA) in Tampa, a special prosecutor in the Office of Independent Counsel (OIC) (for matters involving Whitewater and Monica Lewinsky), an ethics advisor to the Office of the Counsel to President George W. Bush, and as a commissioner for the Florida Commission on Ethics (FCE) from 2006-2008.  Mr. Lafferty clerked for the Honorable John H. Moore, II, Chief Judge, United States Middle District of Florida from 1993-1995.

Mr. Lafferty proactively represents organizations and individual clients in federal and state regulatory enforcement investigations and litigation, including grand jury investigations, subpoena responses and productions, search warrants, internal corporate investigations, parallel civil and administrative litigation, arbitration and mediation, corporate compliance and ethics, voluntary disclosures, and business torts litigation such as fraud, civil theft, breach of fiduciary duty and theft of trade secrets.

University of FloridaBA Stetson University College of LawJ.D.
American Bar AssociationAmerican Health Lawyers Association Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA)Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Health Care Compliance Association Hillsborough County Bar AssociationNational Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) University of Tampa, Center for Ethics, College of BusinessHerbert Goldburg American Criminal Law Inn of CourtLRN Ethics AllianceNACDL White Collar Criminal Defense College at Stetson University College of Law

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Office Location

100 North Tampa Street, Suite 4100
Tampa, FL 33602
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Compliance Law of the Tampa Metro Area
Latour "LT" Lafferty has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Corporate Compliance Law
Criminal Defense: White-Collar