University of Illinois Urbana Champaign undergraduate degree
Southern Illinois University School of Law 2008
Admitted to the Illinois State Bar 2009
Attorney Yi Lee graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Law. Following law school, he served as the Program Director of Southern Illinois University's Center for International Education, where he oversaw the development of international student mobility programs under the F1 and J1 nonimmigrant visas. He is a member of the Illinois Bar Association.
A former immigrant from China, he understands the complexity and sometimes frustrations associated with the U.S. immigration experience and can readily empathize with his clients. His focus is on family-based immigration, asylum, student non-immigrant visas, and employment-based immigration.
Mr. Lee is English/Chinese bilingual.