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Amanda Elizabeth Lee

Amanda Elizabeth Lee

Practice areas:

White Collar Crime, Criminal Defense

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. White Collar Crime: 75%
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%

Payment

Payment Types:

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Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Francisco Ramon Rodriguez

    Among the best white collar criminal defense attorneys in the state.

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    Francisco Rodriguez Social Security Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Alison Holcomb

    Amanda is a powerhouse and one of the top criminal defense attorneys in the region. Intelligent, thoughtful, precise and resourceful, Amanda provides the highest caliber of representation to clients involved in complex and difficult cases, a fact amply demonstrated by her exceptional track record. It is an honor to have had the opportunity to work alongside her on behalf of the Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and a real pleasure to know her as an individual.

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    Alison Holcomb Civil Rights Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Amanda Lee

810 3rd Avenue Suite 500
Seattle, WA, 98104-1619

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive199005/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2010
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2009
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2009
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2008
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2007
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2007
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2006
Certificate of AppreciationWashington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2005
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2005
Certificate of AppreciationWashington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2004
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2004
Certificate of AppreciationWashington Association of Legal Investigators2000
Corpus Juris Secundum AwardCorpus Juris Secundum1989
Moot Court Appellate Advocacy Award and Winning Team AwardN/A1988

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Amanda Lee2010 - Present
ShareholderSchroeter Goldmark & Bender1996 - 2009
Law Clerk to John C. CoughenourUnited States District Court, Western District of Washington1994 - 1996
Law Clerk to Robert BeezerUnited States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit1993 - 1994
Law Clerk to John C. CoughenourUnited States District Court, Western District of Washington1990 - 1992

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington State Bar Association, RPC CommitteeMember2009 - 2010
American Health Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
Washington State Clemency & Pardons BoardMember2007 - Present
Washington Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysPresident2006 - 2007
Washington State Bar Association, Disciplinary BoardMember2004 - 2007
Washington Pattern Instruction CommitteeMember2003 - Present
Washington State Bar Association, RPC CommitteeMember2003 - 2004
Washington Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysBoard of Governors, Member2002 - 2005
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1999 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
United States v. George Wegers, et alPlea to lesser charge results in 36 counts dismissed
United States v. Alex Blum, et al.16 months

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Washington Law Review, Vol. 64Note: Protecting the Inmate's Right to Refuse Anti-Psychotic Drugs1989

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
National Criminal Defense CollegeCriminal Defense Trial PracticeN/A1999
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
University of WashingtonN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1984

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
WSTLA Annual ConventionCivil Rights Post 9/11 & Representing Guantanamo Detainees2008
Protecting FreedomNSA Terrorist Surveillance Program2007
Motions PracticeMotions Under ER 404(b)2005
War Crimes & Prisoner AbuseGovernment Secrecy & National Security Letters2004
Technology, Values & the Justice SystemAccess to Information in the Criminal Justice System2004
Cross Training 101Criminal Defense for Non-Criminal Defense Lawyers2004
Tenth Annual Criminal Justice InsitutePatriot Act & National Security Letters2003
Ethics of AspirationPatriot Act2003
Redefining PatriotismPatriot Act2002