G. Linell Lee
G. Linell Lee
Areas of Practice:
Administrative Division, Social Security Disability
Pennsylvania – 1993
U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania -1993
University of Pittsburgh School of Law J.D. – 1993
Indiana University, Bloomington, B.S. – 1987
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives (NOSSCR)
Linell Lee is a 1987 graduate of Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana. She taught middle school English before moving to Washington, D.C., where she worked as a congressional legislative assistant and speechwriter. Ms. Lee came to Pittsburgh in 1990 to attend the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, graduating in 1993. Before graduation, Ms. Lee interned for the Juneau Public Defender’s Office in Juneau, Alaska and the Federal Public Defender of the Western District of Pennsylvania and worked as a law clerk in the Allegheny General Hospital Legal Department.
Ms. Lee began her legal career as a judicial law clerk in Armstrong County with the Honorable Kenneth Valasek. In 2000, Ms. Lee joined the non-profit organization KidsVoice as a staff attorney. At KidsVoice, Ms. Lee represented abused and neglected children in dependency proceedings in the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas Family Division, Juvenile Section until 2006. From 2006 until 2010, Ms. Lee worked as a Family Law Attorney in Allegheny County with a focus on child custody matters. From 2010 until 2019, Ms. Lee worked for the law firm Berger and Green as a Social Security Disability attorney. In 2019, Ms. Lee joined Osterhout Berger Disability Law, where she represents disabled people in Social Security Disability (SSD) cases and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) cases. Ms. Lee is committed to serving disabled individuals with compassion and respect and to advocating on their behalf to secure their benefits. Ms. Lee’s practice is 100% devoted to Social Security Disability Litigation.