Louis T. M. Conti is a partner in the Tampa office of
Holland & Knight. Mr. Conti's practice includes serving as outside counsel
to businesses of all sizes, mergers and acquisitions, cash flow and asset-based
financings, leveraged buy-outs, mezzanine and subordinated debt transactions,
public and private equity placements, venture capital and private equity
investments, company governance advice, and sophisticated and complex
cross-border transactions and joint ventures and strategic alliances. He has
served as a special master and arbitrator in LLC disputes, and as an expert
witness in connection with Florida corporate and LLC law in cases around the
Mr. Conti is a Uniform Law Commissioner representing the state of Florida at
the Uniform Law Commission, first appointed by the governor in 2011. Mr. Conti
served as the Chair of The Florida Bar LLC Act Drafting Committee (2008-2013)
which drafted the Florida Revised LLC Act which was signed into law on June 14,
2013. Mr. Conti served as the principal author for the 2000 Florida Limited
Liability Limited Partnership Act, and as Chair of the Florida Revised Uniform
Partnership Act Drafting Committee.
Mr. Conti is also an adjunct law professor at the University of Florida,
Levin College of Law (2006-present) and was an instructor at the Advanced
Judicial College for Florida Circuit Court Judges (2012).
Mr. Conti has been a speaker at the Florida Annual Federal Securities
Institute for the past 13 consecutive years speaking on mergers and acquisitions
developments (2000-2013), and has been a speaker at ABA and/or Florida Bar CLE
programs every year for the past 18 years (1995-2013).