Theresa Lane

Theresa E. Lane



Theresa E. Lane



  • Overview


    Theresa E. Lane focuses her practice on complex business litigation matters, government and internal investigations, white-collar defense, and college and university disciplinary actions. 

    Prior to joining the firm, Tess served as a legal intern for the Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Commission in Boston, Massachusetts. There, she worked closely with the General Counsel and Deputy General Counsel in conducting legal research and contributing to the development of regulations, policies, protocols, and other written statements. She also conducted comprehensive analysis of the statutes, regulations, policies, and practices of other jurisdictions with governmental bodies tasked with overseeing police conduct.

    Before that, Tess was a teaching assistant at the Northeastern Law School Prisoners’ Rights Clinic in Boston, Massachusetts. Additionally, she was a legal intern for the Victim Rights Law Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Prior to law school, Tess worked as a Victim Witness Advocate in both the Berkshire County District Attorney’s Office and the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office.

  • Experience
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      Named to the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV) First 100 Plus Class of 2023 for demonstrating leadership and commitment to improving the lives of domestic violence survivors throughout Connecticut.

    • News

      R+C News Releases

      • May 12, 2023

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Named to CCADV’s First 100 Plus Class of 2023

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    • Legal Updates/Newsletters

      Legal Updates/Newsletters

      "Department of Education Releases Issue Papers to Strengthen Program Integrity and Institutional Quality" co-authored with Kathleen E. Dion (5/20/2024)

      "The Department of Education Releases Significant Revisions to Title IX Regulations" co-authored with Sabrina M. Galli, Seth B. Orkand and Kathleen E. Dion (4/23/2024)

      "Federal Court Suggests Title IX Applies to Private Schools Receiving PPP Loans" co-authored with Seth B. Orkand and Kathleen E. Dion (7/18/22)

      "Department of Education Proposes Revamping Title IX Sexual Harassment Regulations" co-authored with Kathleen E. Dion and Seth B. Orkand (6/28/22)