Since graduating law school, Lee has committed his practice to representing victims injured in car accidents, 18 wheeler crashes, offshore injuries, and major industrial accidents. He is a partner at Hoffoss Devall, a firm dedicated to representing injured victims.
In 2014, Lee was elected by his peers as Chair of the Young Lawyers Division of the Louisiana State Bar Association. He has also served as both Secretary and Immediate Past Chair of the LSBA YLD. Lee is currently serving a three year term representing District 4 on the LBA Board of Governors. He previously served as the Young Lawyers representative for the State of Louisiana to the American Bar Association.
In 2012, Lee was awarded the prestigious President's Award for the Louisiana Association for Justice for his work in representing patients across the State of Louisiana against hospitals for unlawful billing practices for patients injured in car accidents. He was named as a Super Lawyer in 2016, and has previously been designated as a Super Lawyer - Rising Star from 2011-2015. He has been named as a Top 40 under 40 lawyer in Louisiana.
Lee is a magna cum laude graduate of Southern University Center, obtaining his law degree in 2004. He obtained his Master of Arts degree from Louisiana Tech University in Industrial/Organization Psychology in 2001, and his Bachelor of Arts degree from Louisiana Tech University in 2000. He is licensed to practice in all state courts in Louisiana and Texas, as well as all federal courts in Louisiana, the Eastern and Southern District of Texas federal courts, the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.
Lee is married to Corlissa Nash, also an attorney. They have three children: Sydney, Gray and Max.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2010||12/22/2019|
|LA||Eligible to practice law||2004||01/21/2020|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 10 Attorney Award||National Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys||2013|
|President's Award||Louisiana Association for Justice||2012|
|Top 40 under 40||National Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys||2012|
|Partner||Hoffoss Devall||2010 - Present|
|Associate||Raleigh Newman & Associates||2004 - 2009|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|State Bar of Texas||N/A||2010 - Present|
|Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America||N/A||2008 - Present|
|North American Brain Injury Society||N/A||2005 - Present|
|American Bar Association||N/A||2004 - Present|
|Louisiana State Bar Association||Board of Governors||2004 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||N/A||2004 - Present|
|Louisiana Association for Justice||Member||2004 - Present|
|Southwest Louisiana Bar Association||N/A||2004 - Present|
|Judge Albert Tate Jr American Inns of Court||Member||2004 - Present|
|Southern University||Juris Doctor||2004|
|Louisiana Tech University||MA - Masters||2001|
|Louisiana Tech University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2000|
|Annual Meeting||Exhibits - Blending the Old with the New||2015|
|New York New York CLE||Private Rights of Action for Statutory Violations||2014|
|CLE a la Carte||Balance Billing: Protecting Your Clients Settlement Funds and Recent Updates||2013|
|CLE a la Carte||Balance Billing: Protecting Your Client's Settlement Funds||2012|
|Derrick Brooks v. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office||$1,200,000|
|Montet v. Maryland Casualty Company||$700,000|
|Vice v. Christus St. Patrick Hospital||$3,000,000|
|Desselle v. Acadian Ambulance Service||$16,000,000|
|Gauthier v. Ace American Insurance Company||$1,300,000|
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