Erin Lee is an experienced, licensed attorney with the State Bar of California. She obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego School of Law, and her Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, San Diego. Ms. Lee is licensed to practice in all Immigration Courts in the U.S., the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Central District of California. She has served as the primary attorney on hundreds of successful cases and is passionate about obtaining success for her clients. She also speaks Spanish and Korean fluently.
Prior to working at the Law Offices of Erin J. Lee, Ms. Lee practiced at the Law Offices of Manuel E. Solis where she tirelessly defended hundreds of client from deportation, and fought for the unification of families in the U.S. and Mexico and other Latin countries. She then joined Reeves & Associates, where she rose the ranks to a Senior Associate Attorney through her success with waivers of inadmissibility and numerous victories against U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
Prior to becoming a licensed attorney, Ms. Lee was a Legal Advisor at the Small Claims Court at the Superior Court of California located in Kearny Mesa, California. She helped hundreds of people through the small claims process, from filing to post-judgment collection.
In her free time, she dedicates serving the community as a pro bono attorney with the American Bar Association’s Immigration Justice Project, as well as serving as an attorney advisor for the North County Immigration and Citizenship Center (NCICC). She also volunteers as an attorney with the Chaldean & Middle Eastern Social Services, providing aid at naturalization workshops. Further, Ms. Lee serves on the board of the Pan Asian of Lawyers of San Diego, and is a member of the Lawyer’s Club of San Diego, San Diego County bar Association, and American Immigration Lawyer’s Association (AILA).
Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Korean
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 40 Lawyers Under 40||American Society of Legal Advocates||2016|
|Nation’s Top One Percent||National Association of Distinguished Counsel||2015|
|10 Best of 2015||American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys||2015|
|Attorney||Law Offices of Erin J. Lee||2013 - Present|
|Senior Consultant||Booz Allen Hamilton||2012 - 2015|
|Senior Associate Attorney||Reeves & Associates||2011 - 2012|
|Associate||Law Offices of Manuel E. Solis||2010 - 2011|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|San Diego County Bar Association||Member||2014 - Present|
|Lawyer's Club||Member||2014 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Immigration Justice Project||Pro Bono Attorney||2013 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||2009 - Present|
|State Bar of California||Licensee||2009 - Present|
|Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego||Board member||2014 - 2015|
|Philippines & Asian Report||Is An Immigration reform Coming||2014|
|Philippines & Asian Report||Emergency Entries Into the U.S.||2014|
|Philippines & Asian Report||Finding Proper Immigration Legal Representation||2014|
|Philippines & Asian Report||Removing Conditions on Residence||2014|
|Philippines & Asian Report||B2 Visa Entries||2014|
|Philippines & Asian Report||Overcoming a Criminal History||2014|
|Philippines & Asian report||Violence Against Women Act||2014|
|Philippines & Asian Report||Citizenship of a Child Born Abroad||2014|
|Philippines & Asian Report||Using an Assumed Name to Enter the U.S.||2014|
|Philippines & Asian Report||Deportation May Not be the End of the World||2014|
|University of San Diego School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2009|
|University of California - San Diego||Economics||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2004|
|DACA||Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals||2014|