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Lee Polson

Of Counsel
Office

Austin

720 Brazos Street
Suite 700
Austin, TX 78701
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Fax: 512.536.5719
Education
J.D., University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, 1974
B.A., with Honors, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, 1971
State Bar Licenses
Texas
Court Admissions
U.S. District Ct., W.D. of Texas

Lee Polson

Of Counsel

Lee Polson has 40 years experience in securities and corporate practice. His practice includes representation of issuers in new offerings of securities and in compliance with the reporting requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. counsels businesses on structuring new enterprises, shareholders' and partners' agreements, venture financing, restructuring and reorganizations, and acquisitions and dispositions of assets. He also represents securities broker-dealers in regulatory examinations and enforcement matters before the SEC, FINRA, and state securities regulators.

EXPERIENCE

Lee began his legal career with the Texas State Securities Board in 1974, where he served as an enforcement attorney, general counsel, director of enforcement and as deputy securities commissioner from 1981 to 1985. He entered private practice in Austin in 1985, advising clients on securities matters. In 1987, Lee moved to Washington, D.C., where he served first as general counsel and then executive director of the North American Securities Administrators Association from 1987 to 1992. In 1992, he returned to Austin to resume the private practice of securities law. In 2001, Lee joined Strasburger & Price, LLP as a partner.

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Awards/Achievements
Membership
State Bar of Texas, Business Law Section, Securities Law Committee, former Chair (1998-2000), Administrative Law Section, former Chair (1985)
Austin Compliance Roundtable, Member
Practice Areas
Corporate Law
Industries
Energy & Utilities