Charles K. Lane

Charlie Lane is an associate attorney at The Deaton Law Firm, PLLC, who joined in 2015.

Charlie joined the firm in 2015, after becoming licensed to practice law in North Carolina in 2014.

While in law school, Charlie served as Notes & Comments Editor for the Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law, was a board member for the Phi Alpha Delta professional law organization, and was a Class Representative for the Student Bar Association. During law school, Charlie produced two published papers, one in the area of funeral and cemetery law and one in copyright law.

During his second summer of law school, Charlie interned at a Greensboro law firm specializing in entertainment law and criminal law. Since graduating, he has worked in the areas of workers’ compensation, social security disability, and commercial real estate. In his free time, Charlie enjoys cheering for UNC sports, playing golf, and cooking with his girlfriend Sabrina.


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2011, B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication.
  • Wake Forest University School of Law, 2014, Juris Doctor

Bar Licenses:

  • North Carolina, 2014

Areas of Practice:

  • Banking Law and Creditor’s Rights;
  • Commercial Real Estate;
  • General Business, Corporate and Transactional Law;
  • Local Government Law;