Kathleen Dion, a member the firm's Litigation Section, focuses her practice on all aspects of civil and criminal litigation. She frequently handles cases related to education, government and internal investigations, and business disputes.
Kate represents private schools, colleges, and universities in a variety of civil matters, such as tuition disputes, allegations of staff misconduct, and Title IX matters. She has assisted her clients in reaching favorable settlements in several employee misconduct actions. She also successfully represented a university and professor in a defamation claim.
Investigations and Criminal Defense
Kate also assists public and private companies with internal investigations on a variety of matters including financial wrongdoing and regulatory non-compliance. While investigating the embezzlement of hundreds of thousands of dollars from a health care organization, she obtained a full confession from the former chief financial officer, and helped coordinate with federal agencies, which led to the CFO's criminal conviction. she has assisted with multiple corporate embezzlement investigations, helping to catch those responsible and recover stolen funds.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Kathleen E. Dion