Julie Laine currently holds the position of Vice President & Chief Counsel, Telephony at Time Warner Cable in Stamford, Connecticut, where she is responsible for legal and regulatory matters relating to the company’s deployment of telephony, telecommunications, and wireless services. In this capacity, Julie oversaw all legal and regulatory activities in connection with the launch of Digital Phone VoIP services in Time Warner Cable’s 31 local operating divisions.
Prior to joining Time Warner Cable in 2002, Julie was Associate General Counsel at Net2Phone, Inc., an IP telephony company. She also served as an Attorney Advisor in the Policy Division of the Federal Communications Commission’s Common Carrier Bureau, where she worked on issues relating to local telephone competition, the deployment of broadband services, and telecommunications mergers. Prior to joining the FCC, Julie practiced law at Howrey & Simon and McDermott, Will & Emery, both in Washington, D.C. She began her law career as a law clerk in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey.
Julie previously served as an Adjunct Professor at the Seton Hall Law School, where she taught legal research and writing. She is a member of Women in Cable & Telecommunications and the Federal Communications Bar Association.
Julie graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1991 with a B.A. in international relations and received her J.D. from the College of William & Mary in 1995. She and her husband Paul live in Wilton, Connecticut.