Joanne J. Lee

Joanne J. Lee

In the business and legal community, we approach transactions with a strong spirit of collegiality.

Joanne helps companies achieve their business goals with guidance on mergers and acquisitions, tax aspects of corporate transactions and general corporate and tax matters. Whether representing a Fortune 100 company or a small private business, she has advised clients across a wide range of industries.

Before joining Goodsill, Joanne practiced with Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York City as an associate in their tax department. Her practice focused on the tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic investments, securities offerings and bank financings, and general corporate tax matters.


Joanne’s interests outside of the firm are as diverse as her law practice. She enjoys hiking, backpacking, surfing, travel and the arts.


University of Michigan Law School, J.D. (magna cum laude), 2007
Yale College, B.A. (distinction in the major), 1999


State Courts of Hawai‘i
State Courts of New York
U.S. District Court of Hawai‘i