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Kimberly Tsong-Min Lee

Kimberly Tsong-Min Lee

also known as Kimberly Lee

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Tax, Probate, Elder Law

About Me

Various Presentations and the Office Team

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Photos and Videos

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Estate Planning: 50%
    16 years
  2. Probate: 20%
    4 years
  3. Tax: 20%
  4. Elder Law: 10%
    4 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Roman Michael Whittaker

    I recently referred my father to Kimberly after my mom passed to formulate and implement a comprehensive estate plan. I was impressed by the depth of Kimberly's knowledge and level of her expertise. She is an excellent lawyer who takes very good care of her clients.

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    Roman Whittaker Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Edward Hall Cross

    Kimberly does outstanding work and is a competent and efficient member of this legal community. She handles delicate matters with poise and grace. She is able to communicate complex legal concepts in simple terms. Her staff is professional and courteous, and her operation is well-run.

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    Edward Cross Construction & Development Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

74916 Hwy 111
Indian Wells, CA, 92210

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199902/12/2012

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2013 Top LawyersPalm Springs Life2013
2012 Top LawyersPalm Springs Life2012
2011Best Wealth ManagerPalm Springs Life2011
Most Fun AwardDesert Estate Planning Council2010
Award of Appreciation for ServiceDesert Estate Planning Council2010
Certificate of Appreciation for MediationSuperior Court of California2008
Articles EditorLaw Review1998
American Jurisprudence AwardWest Law Publishing1997
Law Review MemberLaw Review1997

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Principal AttorneyDesert Law Group2001 - Present
AttorneySupreme Court of California2000 - 2001
Judicial Law ClerkCalifornia Supreme Court1999 - 1999
AttorneySuperior Court of California1999 - 2000
Judicial Law ClerkUnited States Federal Bankruptcy Court1999 - 1999
Judicial Law ClerkCalifornia Courts of Appeal1997 - 1997
Judicial Law ClerkSuperior Court of California1996 - 1997

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the DesertBoard of Directors2013 - Present
Community FoundationAdvisory Board Member2011 - 2013
Eisenhower Medical Center Advisory BoardBoard Member2011 - Present
Desert Bar AssociationBoard of Trustees2010 - Present
Desert Commercial BankBoard Member2010 - Present
Advisor ForumMember2010 - Present
Animal Samaritans SPCABoard of Directors2010 - 2011
ElderCounselMember2009 - Present
College of the Desert FoundationBoard of Directors2009 - 2013
Desert Estate Planning CouncilPresident2009 - 2010
American Bar AssociationLeadership Committee2009 - 2011
Desert Estate Planning CouncilVice President2008 - 2009
Advisor ForumMember2007 - Present
Desert Estate Planning CouncilTreasurer2007 - 2008
Desert Estate Planning CouncilSecretary2006 - 2007
Desert Estate Planning CouncilDirector2005 - 2006
Desert Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
WealthCounselMember2002 - Present
Los Angeles Chinese Lawyers AssociationMember1999 - 2006
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationMember1999 - 2003
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember1999 - 2005
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1999 - Present

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Weath CounselEstate Planning Strategies - Collected Widsoms, Proven Techniques2010
Indian Wells Estate Planning BlogIndian Wells Estate Planning Blog2008

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of La Verne College of LawLawJuris Doctor1999

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Senior Law Day2010 Estate Planning Updates2011
Jewish National Fund Annual ConventionNew Congress, New Tax Law, Now What?2011
Estate Planning UpdateTen Estate Planning Mistakes2011