Tuan Le grew up in Northern California – Bay Area. He graduated from San Jose State University with two degrees, one in Finance and one in Management Information Systems. Prior to attending law school, Tuan worked in commercial real estate as a commercial mortgage broker. During law school, Tuan worked as a law clerk and legal assistant at the Law Office of Steve Lopez and joined the firm after law school as an associate attorney handling various immigration and bankruptcy cases.
Since 2010, Tuan has represented clients throughout the United States in various immigration matters ranging from family based petitions, waivers of inadmissibility, asylum, deportation defense, and post conviction related cases. Tuan’s family immigrated from Vietnam in 1980 and that has led him to dedicate his work to helping others immigrate or remain in the United States legally.
Tuan’s practice also includes representing clients before the Central District Bankruptcy Courts in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 cases. He is a Certified Specialist by the State Bar of California in Bankruptcy Law. He has helped many families and businesses get out of their financial crisis and crippling debt and obtain a fresh start.
He also assists families in asset preservation and preparing for their future through Estate Planning and successfully represented family members in probate court.
Throughout his legal career, Tuan has also represented clients in various civil litigation matters such construction defects, breach of contract, real estate disputes, etc.