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Anne V. Dunne focuses her practice on commercial litigation, concentrating on financial services, class action defense, government investigations, and whistleblower litigation. She handles claims in both state and federal courts on behalf of a wide range of clients, including consumer banks, financial services companies, national banks, mortgage lenders and servicers, credit card issuers, short-term lenders, student lenders, manufacturers, and large national retailers. Anne counsels clients on compliance with state and federal statutes and regulations, including TILA, FDCPA, TCPA, RESPA, ECOA, FCRA, Dodd-Frank, SOX, Chapter 93A, CUTPA, RFDCPA, and CCPA.

Additionally, Anne litigates claims of trade secret misappropriation, unfair competition, and breach of restrictive covenant agreements. She also represents corporations, officers, and directors on securities litigation matters, shareholder derivative actions, and other complex commercial disputes.



  • Intern, Homicide Unit, Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office, 2011
  • Intern, Western Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office, 2010-2011
  • Intern, Special Prosecutions Unit, Office of the Attorney General, State of Georgia, 2010
  • Intern, Public Corruption Unit, Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Massachusetts, 2009

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, Boston magazine, "Top Lawyers - Commercial Litigation," 2022
  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Massachusetts Super Lawyers, “Rising Stars,” 2022
  • Recognized, KIND Pro Bono Attorney of the Year, 2020
  • Member, Law360's Banking Editorial Advisory Board, 2022-2023
  • Member, Holy Cross Lawyers Association, 2011-Present
  • Member, Women’s Bar Association of Massachusetts, 2011-Present


  • J.D., University of Georgia School of Law, 2011
  • A.B., College of the Holy Cross, 2006
  • Massachusetts