Yijee Jeong

Associate

Phoenix, Arizona

Phone: 602.240.3015

Fax: 602.240.6600

yjeong@shermanhoward.com

Education

  • Juris Doctor, Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, 2016
    • Symposium Editor, Arizona State Law Journal
  • Bachelor of Science in Political Science, summa cum laude, Arizona State University, 2013

Yijee Jeong maintains a broad-based complex commercial litigation practice, with a particular emphasis on business matters. Prior to joining Sherman & Howard, Yijee worked as an employment litigation attorney, with experience in matters in front of various government agencies including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), United States Department of Labor (DOL), and National Labor Relations Board (NLRB).

Publications & Presentations

  • Arizona’s Paid Sick Leave
    Annual Arizona Labor & Employment Law Seminar | September 2019

Professional Activities

  • Arizona Asian American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Arizona Young Lawyers Division
  • Arizona Asian Chamber of Commerce
  • Phoenix Community Alliance
  • Maricopa County Bar Association

 

CIVIC ACTIVITIES

  • Phoenix Children’s Hospital Emerging Leaders
    • Leadership Committee Member
  • Desert Botanical Gardens Emerging Leaders
  • Former Volunteer, ASU Law High School Pipeline Initiative