Diana Day Foskett

Diana Day Foskett

Associate
(413) 233-9588
DFoskett@dwpm.com
Springfield & Northampton, MA
  • Civil Litigation & Appeals
  • State, Federal, and Administrative
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Disputes
  • Insurance Coverage and Defense
  • Civil Rights (42 U.S.C. § 1983)
  • Also admitted in District of Massachusetts, First Circuit Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Member's Bio

Diana Day Foskett

Associate

Diana Day Foskett joined Doherty, Wallace, Pillsbury & Murphy, P.C. in 2021 as a litigation associate.  She provides litigation services to a broad range of clients in cases involving business, municipal, insurance, personal injury, and construction issues.  Diana has an extensive background in state and federal litigation on behalf of individuals, small businesses, Fortune 100 companies, and government agencies.  She has represented public and private clients in cases involving significant business disputes, construction and engineering, employee discipline, civil rights, and death/serious injury claims.

Prior to joining the firm, Diana worked in the public sector for state and local governments, focusing on high-profile litigation involving elections and constitutional claims, public infrastructure projects, employment, personal injury, and wrongful death cases.  She also served in the general counsel role for a public pension system with over $40 billion in assets under management.  Earlier in her career, she worked for a Phoenix, Arizona law firm handling business litigation, insurance coverage and defense, and medical malpractice litigation.  

Diana and her family relocated to the Pioneer Valley in 2021.  She is a member of the Hampden County Bar Association and Hampshire County Bar Association.  Diana is currently serving a three-year appointment as a member of the City of Northampton Transportation and Parking Commission.  She is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the Martin Luther King Charter School of Excellence in Springfield and volunteers her time to various organizations as a Mock Trial judge for middle school students.