His practice focuses on complex civil litigation and white collar investigations.
Mr. Lee has conducted internal investigations into alleged FCPA violations in Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. He has also conducted investigations into other alleged violations of U.S. laws, including title reinsurance kickbacks, backdating of stock options, misuse of funds held by a California charitable trust and accounting irregularities at a private university. Mr. Lee has counseled companies on internal corporate controls and compliance issues and has drafted FCPA compliance programs. He assisted GE and The Boeing Company in drafting procedures for conducting internal investigations.
Mr. Lee has argued cases before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the Court of Appeal of California and the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation. He has also tried cases in Los Angeles County Superior Court and the U.S. District Court, Central District of California.
Mr. Lee is deeply committed to providing pro bono legal services to the community. Working with such organizations as Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) and Human Rights First, he frequently represents individuals seeking asylum and other immigration relief. In May 2018, he was quoted in a Los Angeles Times story discussing how the outcome of asylum cases can vary based on the views of individual immigration judges.