Emily Tyson-Shu

Associate Attorney
Seattle, Washington
Emily Tyson-Shu is an associate attorney. Emily was a legal clerk with Lee & Lee prior to her J.D. candidacy. While in law school, she externed for the Washington State Department of Revenue – Appeals Division, and Starbucks Law & Corporate Affairs Department. After her graduation, she worked on employment litigation, assisting plaintiff-employees in state and federal courts. She later joined Lee & Lee with focuses on immigration and civil litigation. 

As a Taiwanese immigrant, Emily is committed to giving back to her community and providing legal services to the people in need. She has volunteered at the legal clinic at Chinese Information and Service Center and Unemployment Law Project to assist low-income clients with various legal issues. Emily is also very involved in the community activities as she is a board member for the National Taiwan University Alumni Association (NW) (台灣大學校友會) in the United States.

Areas of Practice

  • Immigration
  • Civil Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Washington


  • Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, Washington
    • J.D. cum laude - 2016
  • University of California, Santa Barbara
    • M.A. - 2011
  • National Taiwan University
    • B.A. summa cum laude - 2009

Published Works

  • A Making of Historical Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement: The Driving Forces and Negotiation Process

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • King County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association


  • English
  • Mandarin Chinese