Attorney Jake Lee is a dedicated trial attorney primarily focusing on criminal defense, military law, and veteran’s law. Jake is passionate about trial practice and takes every opportunity to challenge the state in the courtroom.
He took his time to research very important issues with my case and during trial, he was calm, respectful, treated the case as if it were his own.
Jake graduated Cum Laude from Sacramento State with a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations. He spent the next few years working with the Government in Washington DC investigating white-collar crimes with local and federal law enforcement agencies. Working with white-collar criminal cases inspired him to attend Law School. Jake attended the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, earning his Juris Doctor in less than two and a half years. He graduated with a distinction in academic achievement and community service.
Jake has a wealth of criminal justice experience from his time building cases as an investigator at the local and federal law enforcement levels, as well as trying cases as a prosecutor for the third-largest prosecutorial agency in the country. As a prosecutor, he worked on various cases ranging from misdemeanor speeding and DUIs to class two felonies. Having handled thousands of cases across many different courts, Jake understands what it takes to successfully present your case in a courtroom.
Jake enjoys spending time with his family and three dogs when he isn’t working. Jake likes to go on adventures around the world and has successfully filled up three passports with his travels! Jake also has a history of giving back to the community and volunteers his time working with local non-profits.
Jake is ready to bring his experience and provide you the best defense possible. Schedule your free consultation today with a skilled and dedicated criminal defense attorney by calling AZ Defenders at (480) 456-6400.