Laura E. Prather

Laura E. Prather


Jackson Lewis P.C.

Recognized since 2015

Tampa, Florida

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management

Labor Law - Management

Litigation - Labor and Employment

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Laura Prather is the managing principal and litigation manager for the Tampa office of Jackson Lewis, a nationwide employment law firm. Laura concentrates her practice on the representation of management in all facets of labor and employment law. She represents employers in complex litigation cases and class actions related to employment discrimination under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, wage and hour matters, non-compete issues, Americans with Disabilities Act issues, and whistleblower actions before federal and state courts, various government agencies, and arbitrators. Laura also regularly provides day-to-day advice, counseling, and training on labor and employment law compliance, including the development of employee policies and handbooks. She represents clients in a wide range of industries including healthcare and hospitality. Laura is Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Labor and Employment Law.

Location

  • Wells Fargo Center, Suite 2200
    100 South Ashley Drive
    Tampa, FL 33602

Education

  • University of Florida, BSBA, graduated 1980

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1990

Affiliations

  • Florida Autism Center for Excellence - Former Board member

Jackson Lewis P.C.
Headquarters: New York, New York

252 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

110 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment

Special Focus

  • COVID-19

Awards:

  • Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Labor and Employment Law

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