Title: Estate Planning 101
Michael Yee, Esq.
Sacramento, CA estate planning lawyer, Michael Yee, founder and owner of the Yee Law Group, PC, has been practicing law for more than a dozen years. Prior to opening his own law firm, Michael was an attorney at one of Sacramento’s oldest and most well-respected real estate law firms.
Michael has deep roots in the Sacramento community. His great-great-grandfather, renowned herbalist Dr. Wah Hing (born Yee Fung Cheung), came to California during the Gold Rush. Dr. Hing had many patients come to him at his practice in Sacramento, including First Lady Jane Stanford, the wife of Governor Leland Stanford.
Michael’s grandfather has also given much to the Sacramento community. South Land Park resident Dr. Herbert Yee is a retired dentist, commercial real estate investor, and community leader. During his 54 years in the dental profession, Dr. Yee was the official dentist for both Governors Pat Brown and Ronald Regan. He also served as president of the California State Board of Dental Examiners, regent of the University of Pacific, president of the UOP Dental School Alumni Association, president of the Sacramento Chinese Benevolent Association, and president of the Yee Fong Toy family association.
Family Tradition Continues
After graduating from the University of California, Los Angles in 2005, Michael decided he too would choose a profession where he could help and provide for his community. He studied international business law at the Anderson School of Management and then attended the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, obtaining his Juris Doctor in 2008. Attorney Yee was admitted to the State Bar of California and began practicing law that same year.
At the Yee Law Group, Michael and his legal team are dedicated to educating clients on the benefit of having an estate plan and guiding families who have lost loved ones through the legal process of probate and trust administration. Michael also helps clients with:
- Asset protection
- Business succession and business law
- Estate planning and trusts
- Probate law
- Real estate
- Trust and estate administration
- Trust and estate litigation
- Wealth transfer taxation
Michael is legal counsel for multiple real estate investment companies and is very active in the community, including serving on various boards. When he isn’t working, Michael enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, playing tennis, and golfing.