Sorling Northrup Attorneys at Law
  • SPRINGFIELD
  • CHICAGO

Brian D. Lee

Sorling Northrup Law Offices
Springfield

1 North Old State Capitol Plaza
Suite 200
P.O. Box 5131
Springfield, IL 62705

Phone 217.544.1144
Fax 217.522.3173

Chicago

121 West Wacker Drive
Suite 1108
Chicago, IL 60601

Brian D. Lee
Education

University of Illinois, Urbana, IL
-B.A. in Philosophy with high distinction, 2006
Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, IL
-J.D., summa cum laude, 2013

Bar
Admissions

Illinois
Missouri
U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois

Practice
Areas

Appeals
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Defense Litigation
Labor & Employment Law

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Brian D. Lee, a native of Lincoln, Illinois, joined Sorling Northrup as an associate in 2020. He earned his Juris Doctor from Southern Illinois University School of Law in 2013, graduating summa cum laude. While in law school, Mr. Lee served as Editor-in-Chief of the Southern Illinois University Law Journal and as a judicial extern in the chambers of Justice Stephen L. Spomer of the Illinois Appellate Court, Fifth District.

Upon graduating from law school, Mr. Lee worked as an associate at a regional law firm focused on civil defense litigation. While in private practice, he worked on cases in a wide range of areas, including premises liability, contract disputes, wrongful death, property damage, employment discrimination, and medical malpractice. In August 2016, Mr. Lee began a four-year term as a law clerk to the Honorable Sue E. Myerscough of the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois.

Mr. Lee is a member, trustee, and former Grand Knight of the Lincoln Knights of Columbus, Council #1250. He is admitted to practice in the State of Illinois, the State of Missouri, and the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois.