Pat Lee began his career at the age of 17, working at Sony Entertainment, 20th Century Fox among other companies. As a comic artist, his first steps were at Image. In the industry, he was worked in titles such as WildC.A.T.s, Transformers Generation 1 (with his brother Roger Lee with whom he founded Dreamwave Productions), Fantastic Four, X-Men, etc. He created the title Darkminds.
He has worked on Superman / Batman and Metal Men.
Much controversy is synonymous with Pat Lee due to accusations that he had misused Dreamwave comics funds, not payed artists who worked for Dreamwave and had hired other artists ( Alex Milne ) to finish penciling on books he worked on and payed the other artist a minimum fee without credit.