Hongmee Lee graduated from Seoul National University in Seoul, Korea which is the most prestigious university in Korea. Upon graduation, she came to the United States on a student visa(F-1) and obtained a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Northern Illinois University. She served as Research Professor at the University of Chicago for 17 years before she started a law practice in 1993. She published more than 65 scientific papers in prestigious journals. While she was working at the University of Chicago, she attended John Marshall Law School and earned a J.D. in 1992. She is licensed to practice before the Illinois State Bar and is also admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States including the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. She is a member of American Immigration Lawyers Association(AILA). She has appeared at live radio consultation program on immigration law at K-Radio Chicago(formerly known as Chicago Radio Korea) for almost 20 years. She speaks both English and Korean.
Hongmee Lee Attorney at Law