Jay Lee

Jay Lee

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty


Jay Lee serves as a program director at OneJustice, where he leads the organization’s Healthy Nonprofits Program. Jay is responsible for developing nonprofit management trainings for the OneJustice Executive Fellowship Program, and oversees the organization’s technical assistance and consulting work, which provides training, coaching, and other resources for California's Qualified Legal Services Projects (QLSPs) as well as OneJustice’s national network of nonprofit legal organizations on a variety of matters, including board governance, fundraising, and strategic planning. Before joining OneJustice, Jay served as the pro bono manager and supervising attorney at the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of the Bar Association of San Francisco, and as a staff attorney at HomeBase, which provides technical assistance and capacity-building support to HUD-funded homelessness programs. Jay earned a Bachelor of Arts in Social Studies (with honors) from Harvard College, and a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School. He started his career as a law clerk for the Honorable Helen Gillmor of the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii, and as an associate at the Bay Area offices of Morrison & Foerster LLP and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.


  • University of Michigan Law School, JD, 2003
  • Harvard College, BA in Social Studies, 2000