Laura also maintains a vibrant pro bono practice, honing her trial skills by advocating for asylum seekers in immigration proceedings and using her strong writing skills to draft amicus briefs. Laura has experience in all phases of litigation and dispute resolution, including written discovery, offensive and defensive depositions, motion practice, mediations, jury trials, arbitration and settlement negotiations.
Prior to joining Foley Hoag, Laura was a litigation associate at the Boston office of an international law firm where she built a strong foundation as a commercial litigator, handling a variety of matters in state and federal courts throughout the United States. At Foley Hoag, Laura has expanded her practice to include labor and employment litigation and commercial arbitration.
In the pro bono space, Laura is committed to serving the greater Boston community. She has contributed to amicus briefs, advocated for asylum seekers in immigration proceedings, and represented clients in guardianship proceedings in Massachusetts probate courts. She also reviews grant applications for the Foley Hoag Foundation, which allows her to engage with individuals and organizations serving her Boston community.