Laura E. Proctor serves as divisional general counsel-siding for Louisiana Pacific Corporation in Nashville, Tennessee where she provides advice and counsel on all legal matters or problems involving the company's siding division. She also serves LP's head of litigation and director of compliance. She served as DRI president in 2015/2016 and was the organization's first corporate counsel president and its third female president in it's fifty year history.
Anne R. Yuengert works with clients to manage their employees, including conducting workplace investigations of harassment or theft, training employees and supervisors, consulting on reductions in force and severance agreements, drafting employment agreements (including enforceable noncompetes) and handbooks, assessing reasonable accommodations for disabilities, and working through issues surrounding FMLA and USERRA leave. When preventive measures are not enough, she handles EEOC charges, OFCCP and DOL complaints and investigations, and has handled cases before arbitrators, administrative law judges and federal and state court judges. She has tried more than 30 cases to verdict.