Christoffer Lee

Deputy Chief of the General Crimes Section, United States Attorney's Office, Northern District of California

Christoffer Lee is an Assistant United States Attorney in the Northern District of California. In that role, AUSA Lee works closely with law enforcement partners and other stakeholders to identify, disrupt, and prosecute frauds and other crimes that seek to exploit emerging technologies. AUSA Lee has served as the Deputy Chief of the General Crimes Section, as well as the District’s Project Safe Neighborhood Coordinator, where he worked closely with federal law enforcement to implement district-wide strategies to combat violent crime and firearms offenses through data-driven prosecutions. Prior to joining the U.S. Attorney’s Office, AUSA Lee worked as a deputy district attorney in Santa Clara County, and in private practice at Covington & Burling in Washington DC and at Farella, Braun + Martel LLP in San Francisco. He served as a law clerk to the Hon. Thelton E. Henderson, United States District Judge, NDCA (retired).