Christopher Iaquinto is an attorney in Holland & Knight's Boston office where he is a member of the firm's Litigation Group, practicing in the area of general civil litigation. As part of the firm's White Collar Defense and Investigations Team, Mr. Iaquinto assists companies and individuals through internal investigations and grand jury investigations involving tax-related issues, money laundering and the False Claims Act. In addition, Mr. Iaquinto was a member of the team that successfully defended former Virginia Governor Robert F. McDonnell during an investigation, trial and appeal. After the U.S. Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision vacating the convictions, the Department of Justice dismissed all charges against the governor.

During law school, Mr. Iaquinto served as editor-in-chief of the Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review, and received the Richard G. Huber memorial award for his extracurricular leadership and academic performance. 

Prior to attending law school, Mr. Iaquinto taught history, economics, biology and physical science at a high school in Pascagoula, Mississippi from 2006 to 2008.


  • Boston College Law School, J.D., cum laude
  • University of Notre Dame, M.A.
  • Boston College, B.A., History and Economics
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Massachusetts
Honors & Awards
  • Richard G. Huber Award
  • Rising Star, Massachusetts Super Lawyers magazine, 2018, 2019