CRANSTON, R.I.—The International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) has elected Donna M. Lamontagne, a founding partner at Lamontagne, Spaulding & Hayes, LLP in Cranston, Rhode Island, as president-elect of the IADC for 2023-24. The announcement was made at the organization’s 2023 Annual Meeting July 14 in Waimea, Hawaii.
With more than three decades of jury trial and civil litigation/appellate experience in courts throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts, Ms. Lamontagne focuses her practice on general insurance defense, construction, insurance coverage, bad faith, employment, environmental, product liability and complex personal injury litigation. She also does insurance coverage work and arbitrates or mediates civil matters in the areas of tort, contract, products, employment and construction litigation. She is a registered arbitrator for the Rhode Island Superior Court-Annexed Arbitration Program.