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Robert (Bobby) Lee is Senior Counsel with Clouse Brown, PLLC, (www.clousebrown.com). In prior years he was head partner of Lee & Braziel, L.L.P., and he is formerly head of the Labor & Employment section of Heygood, Orr & Reyes. Throughout his career he has successfully litigated both private and public employment-related matters, with a large percentage of his cases focused on the area of discrimination, retaliation, breach of contract, wage and hour violations, violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and violations of the United States Constitution. Mr. Lee also handles cases involving workplace injury, as well as claims of unfair competition or violations of non-compete agreements. With Clouse Brown, PLLC, Mr. Lee’s primary focus has been counseling and representing executives in various litigation matters.
In addition, a significant amount of Mr. Lee’s time has been spent counseling and training employers on compliance with state and federal employment laws, and training managers and employees on the laws and corporate policies dealing with harassment, discrimination, accommodations, and medical leave. Prior to joining Heygood, Orr & Reyes, Mr. Lee worked for Littler Mendelson (the largest labor and employment defense firm in the country), and he served as an Assistant City Attorney in the Labor and Employment section of the City of Houston’s Legal Department. In addition, Mr. Lee serves as an arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association.
EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS
Mr. Lee is certified as a specialist in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan Law School, and the University of Houston, where he received his B.B.A. in Finance. Mr. Lee is admitted to practice in all Texas courts, the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the Fifth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.
Mr. Lee is a member of the Dallas Bar Association, the Tarrant County Bar Association, and the Society of Human Resources. Mr. Lee is the only known person to have has served as president of both the Tarrant County Bar’s Labor & Employment Section, and the Dallas Bar’s Labor & Employment Section. Mr. Lee also serves as a mediator for various matters, and as an arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association.