Robert Kimbark Lee Edit Profile
Duke University (Bachelor of Science, cum laude, 1981). College of William & Mary (Juris Doctor, 1984).
Worked at Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, Professional Association (Orlando, Florida) specializing in Products Liability Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Insurance Defense. Admitted to the bar, 1984, Florida. 1985, United States. District Court, Middle District of Florida.
1989, United States. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit. 1990, United States. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Florida including Trial Bar. 1997, United States. Supreme Court.
Phi Alpha Delta. Listed in Who's Who in American Law. Board Chair, Mustard Seed of Central Florida, Inc., 1996). Member: Orange County (Member, Judicial Relations Committee) and American Bar Associations.
The Florida Bar (Member, Federal Court Practice Committee, 1992-1995). Defense Research Institute. Florida Defense Lawyer's Association.
The state cannot control the church, nor should the church attempt to dominate the state. However, religious expression should be present in public life.
People are called to love God not only with their hearts, but also with their minds. All things should be considered through the light of reason. In order to do that, it is necessary to become aware of different points of view and be able to develop critical thinking in relation to any political or social problem.
Director The Orlando (Florida) Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1985-1987, The Mustard Seed of Central Florida, Orlando, since 1993. Director administrative board First United Methodist Church of Orlando, since 1994, president New Covenant class. Interviewer Duke University Alumni Association, since 1985.
Pro bono counsel Spina Bifida Association of Central Florida, Inc. Active participant Duke Alumni Club, Citrus Club, Young Men’s Christian Association Indian Guide Program. Member American Bar Association (member section of litigation and tort and insurance practice), Defense Research Institute, Association Trial Lawyers of America, Florida Bar Association (member federal court practice committee 1992-1995), Orange County Bar Association (member judicial relations committee).
Married Melanie Ann Bush, May 11, 1982. Children: Stephanie Kathryn, Cary Edwards, Miranda Elizabeth.