Mimi M. Lines


Community Leader

Mimi Lines, a recently retired lawyer, spent most of her career at Robinson + Cole LLP, one of the 200 largest law firms in the United States.  As a member of the Real Estate Group, she regularly represented landlords, tenants, buyers, sellers, owners, and lenders in connection with the sale, acquisition, financing, and leasing of commercial real estate.

Ms. Lines holds a bachelor’s degree, magna cum laude, in Psychology from Yale University.  She earned her J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law.  She was a member of the Connecticut Bar Association’s Real Property Section and the Real Estate Finance Association.

She was selected to the Connecticut Super Lawyers list from 2006 to 2013 and she was listed in the Best Lawyers in America© in the area of Real Estate Law (Copyright 2016, Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, South Carolina) from 2017-2021. She served on the Board of The Neighborhood Music School in New Haven, and she served as the president of the University of Connecticut Law School Alumni Association from 2010 - 2011. 

Ms. Lines joined the GCC Foundation Board of directors in 2009 and is a former Chair of the Board. She  received the President’s Community Leadership Award at Gateway Community College’s 29th commencement on May 27, 2021.