Lee has represented large publicly traded and private companies in a multitude of legal matters. His extensive experience as general counsel provides the foundation to effectively counsel clients on:
- legal support for sales and procurement
- compliance, governance and regulatory policy
- intellectual property
- employment law and human resources
- shareholder matters
Lee served as a General Counsel to several national and international publicly-held telecommunications companies where he was in charge of legal, regulatory, and legislative affairs. Specifically, Lee was Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary at XO Communications, Inc., a publicly-held, leading provider of telecommunications services to businesses, large enterprises, and telecommunications companies throughout the country. Prior to joining XO Communications, Inc., Lee was Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary at Net2000 Communications, Inc., a competitive provider of broadband telecommunications services that offered local, long distance, internet, and data services to corporations throughout the east coast. Lee was the chief legal officer for Net2000’s successful IPO in March, 2000 and subsequent capital raising transactions. Lee also served as Vice President and Acting General Counsel for Qwest Communications International, Inc. after its merger with LCI International, Inc. Prior to that, he served as Vice President and General Counsel at LCI International, Inc.
Lee has participated as a speaker before numerous seminars and conferences and has been quoted in several newspapers and trade journals including The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, USA Today, and Legal Times.
2883 Macao Drive
Herndon, Virginia 20171
(Office Visits by Appointment Only)
Areas of Practice
Telecommunications; Software Licensing; Procurement; Sales and Marketing; Employment Law and Human Resources; Intellectual Property; Public Company Compliance; General Corporate Transactional; M&A Transactions
District of Columbia – 1981
Virginia – 1988
American University – Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C.
J.D. May, 1981
Law Review Editor 1980-81
Law Review 1979-80
Dean’s Fellow Teaching Assistant
University of London/American University London Summer Law Program
London, England July-August, 1979
Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York
A.B. Political Science May, 1978
Graduated with General and Departmental Honors
Drew University Semester in London
London, England January-June, 1977
Professional Associations and Memberships
Member, Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)
Member, Washington Metropolitan Area Corporate Counsel Association (WMACCA)
Member of Board of Directors, Special Love, Inc.
Member of Board of Directors, Myra Sadker Foundation