Chris Lee

General Counsel – Chief Compliance Officer

Chris Lee is General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for Southeastrans. As the chief legal officer, he is responsible for our legal affairs nationwide. Chris also leads the compliance division of Southeastrans, where he directs and oversees our compliance, privacy, and security protocols within the organization, verifying that Southeastrans complies with all federal and state regulatory requirements. Chris joined Southeastrans in 2016 after 10 years in private practice, during which time he focused on civil litigation, including the defense of premises liability, automobile liability, and medical malpractice suits, as well as representing medical facilities and other businesses.

Chris has prior affiliations with the Georgia Defense Lawyers Association, the Defense Research Institute, and the Association of Corporate Counsel. Chris received his Juris Doctor from Emory University School of Law in 2006, as well as an undergraduate degree in Economics from Emory in 2003.