Laurie focuses her practice on a range of litigation matters involving commercial liability, premises liability, personal injury and insurance coverage. In addition, she handles clients’ matters involving dram shop and discrimination claims, and has defended many insureds, insured companies, self-insured corporations and insurance companies.
Laurie is involved in all phases of litigation through bench and jury trials. She has represented clients in alternative dispute resolution, such as mediation and arbitration. Additionally, Laurie has successfully argued numerous dispositive motions, including summary judgment motions and motions to dismiss. She defends her clients’ cases in Superior Courts, District Courts and United States District Courts in both Rhode Island and Massachusetts, as well as the Rhode Island Commission for Human Rights.