Grant Y. Lee

Grant Y. Lee

An accomplished lawyer with a solid track record of favorable results, Grant Lee focuses his practice on complex class action matters. His deep and varied experience with all aspects of litigation forms the foundation of his effective advocacy and ability to frequently resolve cases in their earliest stages.

Grant leverages the insights he gained representing defendants in large, nationwide class actions before joining the firm to advance and protect the interests of consumers and other plaintiffs in such cases. In addition to his class action work, Grant has substantial experience handling cases involving a wide range of subjects, representing businesses and individuals in commercial litigation, medical device/pharmaceutical litigation, real estate and construction disputes, product liability claims, IP litigation, and insurance recovery matters.

A summa cum laude graduate of the University of Notre Dame, Grant earned his law degree, cum laude, from Notre Dame Law School where he earned the Dean’s Award for Deposition Skills and worked at the Legal Aid Clinic.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois State Bar

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of Illinois, 3rd and 7th Circuits
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Dean’s Award, Deposition Skills

Practice Areas



Practice Areas

Wills & Estates

Our attorneys understands how critical it is that business owners prepare for retirement or unforeseen circumstances in a way that provides for their financial well-being and the continuity of their companies.


When disputes arise, our seasoned litigators provide exceptional advocacy grounded in holistic strategies designed to achieve each client’s overall business, financial, and personal goals.

Labor Law

Whether before a hearing board, in the courtroom, or at the negotiating table, our labor lawyers leverage their considerable advocacy and negotiating skills to advance and protect our clients’ interests.

About us

Student Mental Health and Social Media

Partner Michael Innes wrote an article titled “Why New Jersey school districts are filing lawsuits against social media companies, which is featured in the New Jersey School Board Association Reader Forum: Student Mental Health and Social Media.

Chrysler Owners Win Cert. Of 6M Class In Takata Airbag MDL

A judge has certified a class of roughly 6 million Fiat Chrysler vehicle owners who assert fraud claims against FCA US in sprawling multidistrict litigation accusing automakers of hiding the risks associated with allegedly explosive Takata airbags.
The 74

Carella Byrne’s Michael Innes Featured in Recent The 74 Article

Innes was featured in recent article titled Teen Mental Health Crisis Pushes More School Districts to Sue Social Media Giants. “The harms caused by social media companies have impacted the districts’ ability to carry out their core mission of providing education.”

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