Karen Lafferty joined Barrett & Farahany as an attorney in July 2016.
Prior to joining Barrett & Farahany, Karen has worked as a duty attorney in the public defender’s office in Tampa, Florida and an attorney with King & Spalding LLP.
Karen graduated cum laude in 1992 from the University of South Florida with a B.S. in Biology. She earned her Juris Doctorate from Stetson University College of Law in 1995. Additionally, Karen earned a master’s degree in Bioinformatics from Georgia State University in 2003.
Karen is passionate about employment law because it gives her a chance to give hard working people a voice at their place of employment. She enjoys speaking with clients, learning about their situations and how to improve them. When Karen is not practicing law, she enjoys spending time with her family, yoga, horseback riding and traveling.