Brian D. Lee

Department Chair - Corporate (Palo Alto & San Francisco) Partner

Palo Alto

P: +1.650.739.7519 F: +1.650.739.7619

San Francisco

P: +1.415.291.6200 F: +1.415.291.6300
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Mr. Lee is Partner in Charge of the firm's Palo Alto office and is a partner in the firm's Corporate Practice. Mr. Lee advises private and public companies, venture capital and private equity firms and investment banks, across a broad range of industries. His practice centers on mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, start-up companies and company representation.

In the area of mergers and acquisitions, Mr. Lee represents financial buyers, strategic buyers and sellers in numerous acquisitions and dispositions of both public and private companies. He also represents clients in joint ventures, strategic alliances and partnership transactions.

Mr. Lee's general company representation includes assistance with formation and startup matters, advising boards of directors regarding corporate governance matters and day-to-day corporate and legal matters. He also represents venture capital funds in financing transactions.

Mr. Lee also advises issuers and underwriters in public securities offerings and other transactions.

Prior to attending law school, Mr. Lee worked as a Project Analyst at ML Strategies LLC.

Awards & Community

Recognized as a Northern California Super Lawyer-Rising Star (Thomson Reuters), 2009-2012



Fireside Chat

Speeches & Presentations

Station Houston

Roadmap to a Successful Exit

Speeches & Presentations

Flight to Freedom 3.0: Summit for Entrepreneurs, Investors and Philanthropists

Laying the Foundation

Speeches & Presentations

Flight to Freedom 2.0: Summit for Entrepreneurs, Investors and Philanthropists



JP Morgan Healthcare Conference Reception

Baker Botts will be hosting a private reception at the JW Marriott located in San Francisco Union Square on Tuesday January 8, 2019.