Press Releases

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03.29.2018

Lee & Hayes' Chairman, President, and Partner discuss growth of business in China

Founding Partner and Chairman, Lewis Lee, joins President/CFO, Rich Denneny, and Chemical & Life Science Team Lead and Partner, Brett Nelson, to discuss the firm's growth, specifically that in China.  Spokane Journal of Business more
01.12.2018

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Appoints Lewis Lee to Economic Advisory Council

San Francisco, California, January 12, 2018  — The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco announced that Glynis A. Bryan, CFO of Insight Enterprises, Inc., Tempe, AZ; Shubhi Rao, vice president and treasurer at Alphabet, Inc., Mountain View, CA; and Lewis Lee, co-founder and Chairman... more
11.01.2016

Lee & Hayes Honored as a 2017 Best Law Firm

Spokane, Washington, November 1, 2016 – Lee & Hayes, PLLC, an industry-leading intellectual property (IP) law firm, has been named one of the nation’s “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®. The firm’s practice... more
08.15.2016

Lee & Hayes Partners named by Best Lawyers in America© 2017

Lee & Hayes Partners named by Best Lawyers in America© 2017 Five attorneys recognized on list of America’s best Spokane, Wash. – Aug. 15, 2016 – Five attorneys with Lee & Hayes, PLLC, a leading law firm providing Intellectual Property, Corporate, and... more
07.18.2016

Lee & Hayes Announces an Industry-Leading Parental Leave Policy for Attorneys and Staff

Law Firm Continues to Prioritize a “Family-First” Culture   Spokane, Wash. – July 18, 2016 – Lee & Hayes PLLC, an industry‐leading intellectual property law firm, this week announced a new paid parental leave policy that affects both attorneys and staff.... more
02.18.2016

Lee & Hayes Expands Footprint in Portland Metro Legal Market; Hires FDA Attorney Carol Pratt

See Full Press Release Here: Lee & Hayes Press Release Spokane, Wash. – February 18, 2016 – Lee & Hayes PLLC, an industry‐leading intellectual property law firm, this week announced the recent hiring of well‐known Portland life science regulatory attorney Carol A.... more
01.01.2016

2016 Lee & Hayes Super Lawyers

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10.12.2015

Lee & Hayes Names New Partners

View Full Press Release Here: LH New Partner Release Spokane, Wash. – October 12, 2015 – Lee & Hayes is pleased to announce the election of four partners in its offices in Spokane, Washington; Seattle, Washington; Washington, D.C.; and Atlanta, Georgia. The firm, headquartered... more
08.25.2015

Lee & Hayes Talent Recognized by 2016 Best Lawyers in America©

View Full Press Release Here: Lee & Hayes 2016 Best Lawyers Spokane, Wash., Aug. 25, 2015 – Five partners at Lee & Hayes, PLLC, an industry-leading intellectual property (IP) law firm, were recently recognized by Best Lawyers in America© 2016. Bryce Wilcox and Leslie... more
08.10.2015

Lee & Hayes Welcomes Chemical and Life Sciences Patent Attorney Sally P. Teng

See Full Press Release Here: LH Sally Teng Release Spokane, Washington – Aug. 10, 2015 – Lee & Hayes, PLLC, an industry-leading intellectual property law firm, has hired chemical and life sciences patent attorney Sally P. Teng, Ph.D., as part of its multi-office chemical... more
07.20.2015

Lee & Hayes Recognized as World-Leading IP Provider by IAM Magazine

View Full Press Release Here: 2015 IAM Awards Spokane, Wash. – July 20, 2015 – Attorneys with national IP law firm Lee & Hayes have been recognized in two of Intellectual Asset Management (IAM)’s annual guides: IAM Strategy 300: The World’s Leading... more
06.29.2015

Lee & Hayes Attorneys Named to 2015 Washington Super Lawyers List

View Full Press Release Here: Lee & Hayes Washington Super Lawyers 2015 Spokane, Wash. – June 29, 2015 – Leslie R. Weatherhead, a litigation partner at Lee & Hayes, has been selected to the 2015 Washington Super Lawyers list. This marks the thirteenth year Weatherhead has... more
04.09.2015

Lee & Hayes Hires Richard Denenny

See Full Press Release Here: Richard Denenny Joins Lee & Hayes Spokane, Wash. – April 9, 2015 – Lee & Hayes PLLC, an industry-leading intellectual property law firm, has hired well-known business executive and corporate attorney Richard Denenny to accelerate the growth... more
03.16.2015

Injunction Upheld in Tire Tread Trade Dress Case

View Full Press Release Here: Injunction Upheld in Tire Trade Dress Case Spokane, Wash. – March 19, 2015 – On Wednesday, March 18, 2015, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued an opinion upholding an injunction issued in OTR Wheel Engineering, Inc. v.... more
01.30.2015

Lee & Hayes Relocates Austin Office to the Domain

View Full Press Release Here: Austin New Office Release Austin, Texas – Jan. 30, 2015 – Lee & Hayes PLLC, an industry-leading intellectual property (IP) law firm, recently relocated its Austin office at 13809 Research Boulevard to The Domain 7 at 11501 Alterra Parkway. The... more
06.16.2013

Lee & Hayes Attorneys Recognized by 2016 Super Lawyers Magazine©

Lee & Hayes attorneys recognized by 2016 Super Lawyers Magazine© Five attorneys named on lists of Washington’s best Spokane, Wash. – June 13, 2016 – Five attorneys with Lee & Hayes, PLLC, have been recognized by Super Lawyers® Magazine in 2016.  Partners... more