Neil Lane

Mr. Lane advises New Meridian on all issues related to legal compliance, licensing and contracting, and intellectual property management. He has provided leadership and counsel in multiple sectors — including education, financial services, media, publishing and gaming, consumer packaged goods, energy, environmental services, and engineering — and within complex organizations such as Citigroup, Vivendi, and the College Board.

As the first-ever General Counsel of the College Board, Mr. Lane helped lead the revitalization, growth and worldwide expansion of that organization’s operations. He built and ran a legal and compliance function responsible for domestic and international enterprise risk management for an organization that provided a wide array of secure assessments and other products and services across numerous customer sectors worldwide. His work spanned a broad range of disciplines — including intellectual property creation, protection, and licensing; acquisitions; SaaS businesses; commercial transactions; B2B, B2C, and B2G sales; finance; governance; regulatory oversight and compliance (including export compliance); employment matters; litigation management; and new product development.