Senior Staff Attorney

June Lee is a Senior Staff Attorney in the Domestic Violence/Family Law Unit. June represents survivors of domestic violence in civil protection order cases and other family law matters. She is fluent in French and speaks conversational Korean.

Prior to joining Legal Aid in 2018, June spent five years representing survivors of domestic violence and labor trafficking in family law and immigration matters, first at Queens Legal Services and then at Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center. From 2015 to 2017, June served as co-chair of the Pro Bono and Community Service Committee at the Asian American Bar Association of New York, where she helped establish a free legal advice clinic in Manhattan’s Chinatown. June has also worked as a litigation associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.

June graduated with a B.A., cum laude, from Bowdoin College where she received the Goodwin French Prize for best scholar in French. She received her J.D. from Brooklyn Law School, where she served as Assistant Managing Editor of the Journal of Law and Policy.

In October 2018, June received the Allies in Justice Award from the Asian/Pacific Islander Domestic Violence Resource Project.

Return to main staff page.


J.D., Brooklyn Law School
Journal of Law and Policy, Assistant       Managing Editor
B.A., cum laude, Bowdoin College


Phone: (202) 386-6663
Fax: (202) 727-2132