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I have been a licensed attorney in the State of Illinois since 2003.  I began my legal career as a an Assistant State's Attorney in the County of Kendall, State of Illinois.  In 2006I opened my private practice and have successfully represented hundreds of clients in matters ranging from criminal defense to various family law issues, including divorce.


I have a unique perspective in criminal defense from my experience in criminal prosecution.  I believe that in order to successfully represent client's in criminal and family law matters one must know what the available options are, have a very thorough knowledge of the applicable law and be thoroughly prepared.


 

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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Divorce: 25%
    10 years, 95 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    13 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Family: 25%
    1 year
  4. DUI & DWI: 20%
    1 year
  5. Expungement: 5%
    1 year

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • James T. Hyun

    I have known David Lee since he was working in my firm while he was going to law school. I have known David long enough to assure that he is not only first-class in terms of his work ethics and diligence but his natural intellectual curiosity strives him to be an outstanding attorney year after year. It has been my utmost privilege to have known David as my intern, my lawyer colleague and my friend.

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    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200305/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
CALI Award in Torts IThe Center for Computer Assisted Legal Instruction2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices of David Lee2006 - Present
Assistant State's AttorneyKendall County State's Attorney2004 - 2006
Law ClerkJames T. Hyun, Ltd.2000 - 2003
Research AssistantAmerican Bar Foundation1997 - 1998
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Kane County Bar AssociationN/A2006 - Present
Illinois Bar AssociationN/A2006 - Present
Kendall County Bar AssociationN/A2006 - Present
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoN/AJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of IllinoisN/APsychology1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Kane County Bar AssociationDavid Peskind Family Law Seminar2015
Kane County Bar AssociationLegal Ethics Seminar2014
Kane County Bar AssociationSpring Family Law Seminar2014
Kane County Bar AssociationGuardian Ad Litem Training Session 12014
Kendall County Bar AssociationJuvenile Abuse & Neglect Seminar2013
Kane County Bar AssociationNuts & Bolts Seminar2013