James R. Haug, Jr. Elected Director

Burlington, VT: Attorney James R. Haug, Jr. has been named director of the northern New England law firm Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC. He was elected at the firm’s April 22, 2022 Director’s Meeting.

“Jim is an exceptional attorney and is deeply committed to the success of our clients,” said Managing Partner Peter B. Kunin. “We are thrilled that he is now a director in the firm.”

Jim Haug joined DRM in 2011, bringing with him twenty years’ worth of experience representing a lawyer’s professional liability re-insurer as Claims Counsel. Jim has dedicated his career to managing lawyers’ malpractice claims and the efficient defense of major claims and litigation. In addition to a thriving lawyer’s professional liability insurance practice, Jim serves as General Counsel to the firm, advising DRM on risk management and professional ethics issues.