Peter Lee, PLLC

Profile-Peter-Lee

Work Experience

Solo Attorney

Peter Lee Law PLLC – Vancouver, WA
November 2017 to Present

Housing Justice Project Attorney

Clark County Volunteers Lawyers Program – Vancouver, WA
June 2017 to Present

  • Conduct client in-take on eviction matters, and either advise them of rights and process of pro se representation or agree to represent as pro bono
  • Research issues; discuss and advise of my findings; negotiate settlement matters with opposing counsel; give pro bono representation in hearings

Principal

Real Estate Investing – Portland, OR
2004 to Present

  • Researched investment properties and market conditions for purchase
  • Purchased, leased, and sold investment properties

Principal

Abrahams Fabric Clinic LLC – Portland, OR
2002 to Present
Founded and operated dry-cleaning and commercial laundry business serving Portland’s
hospitality industry, e.g., hotels, restaurants, spas, gyms; created a payroll averaging 20
employees each year; monitored and analyzed changes in applicable legal and regulatory provisions; drafted and negotiated several hundred service and procurement contracts

  • Drafted loan proposals and presented business plans to financial institutions to obtain financing for growth; developed financial analyses and forecasts for obtaining additional loans during growth
  • Negotiated and drafted documents for sales of commercial laundry division in 2010; currently in negotiations for sales of dry-cleaning business

Law Clerk

JP Law Groups – Seoul, KR
June 2014 to August 2014

  • Legal review of international mergers and acquisitions and venture capital contracts, particularly with regard to international regulatory systems
  • Analyzed and revised contracts in many of the same matters
  • Provided Korean attorneys with legal analysis and memoranda regarding U.S. policies and procedures

Law Clerk

Legal Aid Services of Oregon – Salem, OR
June 2013 to August 2013

  • Conducted client interviews to evaluate a course of legal representation
  • Researched clients’ legal entitlements to various government benefits
  • Drafted memoranda for supervising attorneys and briefs to submit to the court

Law Clerk

Legislative Drafting and Testimony – Salem, OR
2013 to 2013

  • Enacted a state statute codified at ORS 477.512
  • Drafted legislative bill regarding flammable activities in state forest lands
  • Interviewed applicable state agencies to refine proposed legislation and accompanying bill memorandum; presented bill to Oregon legislators to obtain sponsorship and support; testified to legislative committee

Education

Juris Doctor in Leadership Activity

Willamette University College of Law
2015

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Portland State University
2003
Skills: Bilingual – Korean (fluent) and English (fluent)


Certifications/Licenses

WSBA #52107
May 2017 to Present