Josh D. Lee is a Vinita, Oklahoma based criminal defense attorney. He is nationally recognized for his expertise on forensic science related topics and has lectured over 125 times in 20 different states.
Mr. Lee has lectured at both the American Chemical Society (ACS) as well as the American Academy of Forensic Science (AAFS) national meetings. In 2011, Josh was elected Forensic Science Co-Chairman for the Chemistry and the Law Division of the ACS. He is also an â€śAssistant Chromatography Instructorâ€ť for the ACS. In 2014, Josh earned the â€śACS Forensic Lawyer-Scientist Designationâ€ť as recognized by the Chemistry and the Law Division of the ACS.
Mr. Lee is a published author on various science and law topics including gas chromatography, blood testing, breath testing, oral fluid testing, forensic science reform, and search and seizure. He is a certified instructor of the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests, certified independent operator of the Intoxilyzer 5000 and Intoxilyzer 8000 by the state of Oklahoma, and is trained in the Drug Recognition Expert program.
Mr. Lee is a founding member of the firm Ward Lee & Coats, PLC. He is a board of director for the non-profit organization Freedom of Information Oklahoma, Inc. He is a faculty member of Trial Skills University. He is also a member of the ACS, the AAFS, the National College for DUI Defense, the Oklahoma Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.