Peter Y. Lee joined Sloan Sakai Yeung & Wong LLP in 2018 after serving as a University of California Office of the President’s Legal Fellow at the UC Davis Employee and Labor Relations Department. His work there focused on maintaining labor relations between the University and the various unions on campus. As a Legal Fellow, he administered the grievance process, conducted workplace investigations, participated in collective bargaining negotiations, and acted as a University advocate in administrative hearings.
Mr. Lee received his law degree from the University of California, Davis School of Law (King Hall). During law school, he clerked at the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing where he worked on matters involving discrimination in the employment and housing context. Mr. Lee also served as a summer clerk for the Sacramento County District Attorney’s office where he conducted preliminary hearings and argued various motions. At King Hall, Mr. Lee received the Witkin Award for Academic Excellence in Employment Law. He also served as a senior articles editor for the Business Law Journal and as co-chair to the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association.