Chris Lee has tried dozens of trials to verdict. He has extensive experience defending complex civil litigation from its earliest stages to verdict. Although Chris is a first-chair trial lawyer, he often resolves complex matters utilizing creative settlement and resolution strategies. He represents businesses, manufacturers and insurance companies. In addition, he represents contractors and premises owners in claims for unreasonably dangerous work environments, death and business interruption. He has defended manufacturers and premises owners from asbestos and other toxic tort claims for over 20 years.
Chris has a broad based civil litigation practice. Chris frequently manages complex litigation involving numerous attorneys and parties. He is often asked to serve as regional and national counsel to help solve his client’s complex multiparty litigation. He has defended several product claims which were subject to Multidistrict Litigation (MDL) processes.