Associate Counsel & Insurance Manager
Regina Dugan joined MIT in 1993, handling increasing responsibilities in the areas of insurance,
risk, and claims management, and providing general assistance in subrogation, insurance recovery
and coverage issues. As Associate Counsel & Insurance Manager, Ms. Dugan directs the
activities of an insurance administrator and in-house claims adjuster and oversees subrogation,
property, auto and premises liability claims, and workers’ compensation litigation management.
She is knowledgeable in fielding indemnification, liability, and insurance and business travel risk
inquiries, and in advising on risk management issues, including student activities, athletics,
housing, trips, DLC-sponsored extracurricular programs, minors on campus, amusements,
performances and exhibitions, policy and statute interpretation and compliance. Ms. Dugan
provides assistance in collection matters, drafting and negotiating facility use, license and service
agreements, and developing and implementing risk management policies and guidelines.
Prior to MIT, Ms. Dugan worked in construction management for several years managing the
firm’s human resources and risk management programs. Ms. Dugan monitored compliance with
state and federal regulations and served as the firm’s liaison and advocate for regulatory audits
and administrative hearings (including DOL, OSHA, OFCCP, CCHRO and EEOC).
Ms. Dugan is a current member of the Boston Bar Association, National Association of College
and University Attorneys, University Risk Management and Insurance Association, and Risk and
Insurance Management Society, Inc.
Regina Dugan earned her B.A. from Muhlenberg College, M.B.A. from the University of
Connecticut and J.D. from Suffolk University.
Regina Dugan, Associate Counsel
T (617) 253-2823
F (617) 258-0267
Gail M. Fillion
T (617) 452-2731
F (617) 258-0267
Principal Practice Areas
Risk Management and Compliance
Litigation and Dispute Management