Tsui Yee has been practicing immigration law since 1999, handling a wide variety of immigration matters, including family- and employment-based applications for permanent residence, nonimmigrant work visas, defense in removal (deportation) proceedings, naturalization applications, and applications for various waivers of removability.
Ms. Yee has presented and spoken at numerous continuing legal educations courses regarding various aspects of immigration and nationality law as well as law firm practice management. She regularly handles pro bono matters due to her deep commitment to the immigrant community, taking a special interest in advocating for victims of domestic violence, applicants for asylum, and unaccompanied minors.
Ms. Yee graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles School of Law in 1998 and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Tufts University in 1993. She is admitted to practice law in the State of New York; the Second Circuit Court of Appeals; and the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.
In 2012 Ms. Yee was the recipient of the Dena Coye Outstanding Woman Entrepreneurship Award from the National Minority Business Council, Inc.
Prior to forming Guerrero Yee LLP in 2010, Ms. Yee was a founding partner of the immigration law firm of Yee & Durkin, LLP. A proud native New Yorker, Ms. Yee was born in Manhattan and raised in Little Italy.