Michael Lane, Esq.

Michael J. Lane is a partner at Cullen and Dykman LLP and has over twenty-five years of experience as a civil litigator.  He has tried cases, argued appeals and represented clients in a wide range of subject matters including commercial, securities, intellectual property, insurance, employment and real estate.

Upon graduation from law school in 1985, Mr. Lane joined what was then the firm of Anderson Russell Kill & Olick and worked there until 1987.  Mr. Lane was associated with Cahill Gordon & Reindel from 1987-1992 and Hertzog, Calamari & Gleason from 1993-1995.  In 1995, Mr. Lane established the litigation practice at Roberts, Sheridan & Kotel, P.C., where he was senior litigation partner until 2001. Mr. Lane returned to Anderson Kill & Olick, P.C. in 2001, and remained there until coming to Cullen and Dykman in 2013.

Mr. Lane is Adjunct Professor at Fordham University School of Law, where he has taught since 1993. At Fordham, Professor Lane is held in the highest esteem and beloved by his students who, in addition to receiving a practical and wide-ranging education in the art of legal research and writing, know that Professor Lane cares about them as people and serves as a mentor and confidant. Since the Foundation’s inception, Mr. Lane has been a passionate supporter of the activities of the Dave Nee Foundation.