Robert W. Lashway

ROBERT LASHWAY, CPA, CFF, ABV is a Partner at Floyd Advisory. Mr. Lashway has significant experience advising executive management, company boards, and their counsel on a broad range of accounting, financial reporting, and business valuation matters. Mr. Lashway has worked both in a dispute advisory role as well as performing fraud and financial investigations for clients across numerous industries.

Examples of Mr. Lashway’s experience in dispute advisory include post‐M&A disputes (i.e. working capital and earn‐out disputes), commercial disputes, damages analyses, and matters involving the valuation of privately‐held businesses. In fraud and financial investigations, Mr. Lashway has experience with SEC and DOJ investigations of public registrants, internal investigations, white‐collar defense, financial reporting matters, and corporate governance matters. Mr. Lashway has also assisted several SEC‐registrants on large multi‐year financial statement restatements resulting from such investigations.

Prior to joining Floyd Advisory LLC, Mr. Lashway was a Director with Alvarez & Marsal in their Dispute Analysis and Forensics group and in the Financial & Economic Consulting practice of Huron Consulting Group. Mr. Lashway started his career in the audit and assurance practice of Arthur Andersen.

Mr. Lashway also volunteers his time and financial skills to several local non-profits including the Greater Boston Legal Services, where he serves on its board and finance committee. Mr. Lashway also volunteers at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston and serves on various leadership committees in the organization.

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics/Accounting, College of the Holy Cross
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Virginia
  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) by the AICPA
  • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) by the AICPA


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)