Judd H. Lees, Managing Partner, Sebris Busto James, “Dual Gates, Philadelphia Lawyers & Other Tales From the Picket Lines”
Judd Lees is the Managing Partner with Sebris Busto James LLC, located in Bellevue, Washington. He has been practicing management labor and employment law since 1979. Judd represents both unionized and non‑unionized employers in the private and public sector, including clients in the construction, manufacturing, and transportation industries, before federal and state agencies, including the Department of Labor, National Labor Relations Board, and the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries.
Judd graduated cum laude from the University of Illinois and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He graduated from Boston University School of Law in 1979.
Judd has been named a Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers magazine and has also been recognized by Seattle Met magazine as a “Top Lawyer” in Labor and Employment. He is a frequent lecturer and author on labor and employment issues and is admitted to the Western and Eastern District Courts of Washington, the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fourth and Ninth Circuits, as well as the U.S. Supreme Court. He has served as President and Trustee for the Bellevue Schools Foundation, as well as the Bellevue Rotary.
Judd lives in Woodinville with his partner Joni Wyckoff and their dog “Jimmy Hoffa” and two cats, “AFL” and “CIO.”