Janine Yee Named to Lawyers of Color’s First Annual “Hot List”
HOUSTON, July 2013: Janine E. Yee has been named to Lawyers of Color's (LOC) inaugural “Hot List,” which recognizes junior- and mid-level attorneys excelling in the legal profession in the Southwest Region. Janine will be profiled in LOC’s Inaugural Hot List Special Issue in July 2013.
Janine is an associate in the finance section of Porter Hedges. Her practice focuses on representing both borrowers and lenders in a variety of commercial financings, including working capital credit facilities, syndicated credit facilities, letters of credit, acquisition financings, and other types of secured and unsecured financings. Janine currently serves as Secretary for the Asian American Bar Association of Houston and was a co-chair of the 2012 AABA Gala and Silent Auction. On behalf of Porter Hedges’ Women’s Initiative, Janine annually organizes the Firm’s participation in Dress for Success’ S.O.S. - Send One Suit Week.
Established in 2008 to report news of import to black legal professionals, Lawyers of Color Inc. is now a media and research company focusing on lawyers of color. The company aims to promote the causes and contributions of minority attorneys. LOC has received recognition from the American Bar Association, Thomas Reuters, and The National Black Law Student Association, among others.