George E. Lee
Top Rated Immigration Attorney in Alpharetta, GA
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As the founding partner of the Lee & Peynado Immigration Law Group, George E. Lee is dedicated to serving clients in the Atlanta, Georgia metropolitan area, as well as throughout the United States. He focuses his practice exclusively on immigration and nationality law, primarily handling nonimmigrant and immigrant employment based cases. The law firm of Lee & Peynado handles all aspects of immigration & nationality law including family-based cases, asylum and removal work.
In 1976, Mr. Lee completed his undergraduate education at The University of Georgia, graduating cum laude. He then went on to attend the Lewis & Clark Law School. From there, Mr. Lee earned a law degree in 1981.
For more than 39 years, Mr. Lee has committed himself to helping his clients navigate the immigration and naturalization process. He understands the challenges and complexities that those seeking entrance into the U.S. often face, which is why he offers his clients the personalized and focused attention they deserve. With each case he handles, it is Mr. Lee's goal to reduce his clients' stress and to help alleviate as much of the uncertainty as possible. He has represented clients at the federal court level, as well as before the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Department of Labor. Mr. Lee has earned the highest possible rating of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.
Beyond the courtroom, Mr. Lee is an active member of the legal community. He previously served as chair for the American Immigration Lawyers Association's Georgia-Alabama Chapter, and he is a member of the British American Business Group, the Canada-America Society and The Japan-America Society of Georgia, Inc. Mr. Lee also has shared his legal knowledge by speaking at conferences and seminars hosted by various legal associations on topics relating to immigration law.
*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.
About George E. Lee
First Admitted: 1981, Georgia
Professional Webpage: https://www.leelawusa.com/attorney/lee-george-e/
- Member, British American Business Group
- Member, Japan American Society of Georgia
- Past Chair, Atlanta Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, 1987-1989
- Member, Canadian American Society
- Rated at the Highest Level by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory (AV ‘Very High to Preeminent’)
- Speaker, Immigration law issues at conferences and seminars hosted by the State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, Atlanta Bar Association and American Immigration Lawyers Association
- University of Georgia, cum laude, 1976
- British American Business Group; North Fulton Chamber Of Commerce
Last Updated: 5/15/2022