Jean Lee, Esq., MSW
President & CEO
Minority Corporate Counsel Association
Jean Lee is the President and CEO of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA), which is a national organization focused on hiring, promoting and retaining women and diverse attorneys by providing cutting-edge research, best practices and training. Prior to joining MCCA, Ms. Lee was the Vice President and Assistant General Counsel at JP Morgan Chase & Co. where she worked on consumer litigation and regulatory matters. Prior to JP Morgan Chase & Co., Ms. Lee was an associate with Milberg LLP. At Milberg, she practiced in the areas of securities class action and False Claims Act litigation. Prior to Milberg, Ms. Lee also served as the law clerk to the Honorable John J. Hughes, United States Magistrate Judge (retired), in the District of New Jersey. She graduated from New York University with a B.A. degree in Politics and Psychology and a M.S.W. in Social Work. Ms. Lee received her J.D. degree from Rutgers School of Law, where she was a Senior Editor of the Rutgers Law Record.
Ms. Lee served on AABANY’s Board of Directors from 2010 to 2016 and as its President in 2012. In 2014, the Council of Urban Professionals recognized Ms. Lee as a Catalyst: Change Agent | Law and in 2015, she was recognized as a Trailblazer by the Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York.