Mike Lee Biography
Mike Lee is an American lawyer and politician serving as the senior United States senator from Utah. A Republican, Lee has been in the Senate since 2011. Lee was first elected to the Senate in 2010. Prior to his election to the U.S. Senate, Lee served as counsel to former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman.
Mike Lee Age
Mike Lee was born on 4th June, 1971, Mesa, Arizona, U.S.
Mike Lee Height
He stand at a height of 5 feet and 8 inches.
Mike Lee Education
Mike Lee earned his bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and his Juris Doctor from Brigham Young University Law School.
Mike Lee Nationality
Lee is of American Nationality
Mike Lee Parents
Mike Lee was born to Jane (Mother) and Rex Lee ( Father). Mike’s father, Rex Lee, served as Solicitor General under President Ronald Reagan and later as President of Brigham Young University. As a child, Mike attended his father’s arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court, giving him a unique understanding of the government from an early age. As an attorney he developed a more complete understanding of why the Constitution is essential to the protection of life, liberty, and property.
Mike Lee Siblings
Mike Lee has an older brother, Thomas Rex L, Rex Lee is an American jurist and former legal academic who was a justice of the Utah Supreme Court from 2010 to 2022. Thomas is also a lecturer on law at Harvard Law School and an adjunct professor/distinguished lecturer at Brigham Young University’s (BYU) J. Reuben Clark Law School (JRCL) following his appointment to the bench.
Mike Lee Wife
Mike Lee married his wife Sharon Burr in 1993. Sharon Lee is a doctor in Murray, Utah. Sharon Lee was a member of the 2016 Republican National Convention’s Rules Committee. She graduated from New York Medical College in 1989, specializing in family medicine.
Mike Lee Children
Mike Lee and his wife Sharon Burr have three children.
Mike Lee Senator
Lee is running for re-election to the U.S. Senate to represent Utah. He is on the ballot in the general election on 8th November, 2022. He advanced from the Republican primary on 28th June, 2022. First elected to the Senate in 2010, Lee defeated incumbent senator Bob Bennett in the Republican Party caucus. He then secured the Republican Party nomination with a 51-49 percent win over Tim Bridgewater.
Mike graduated from law school in 1997, he served as a law clerk to Judge Dee Benson of the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah. He then clerked for Judge Samuel A. Alito, Jr., who was serving at that time on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit Court in Newark, New Jersey. After his second clerkship, he joined the Washington, D.C. office of Sidley & Austin, where he specialized in appellate and Supreme Court litigation.
Lee was invited to serve as an Assistant Attorney in Salt Lake City, preparing briefs and arguing cases before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. Lee served as Governor Huntsman’s General Counsel and then went to Washington for a one-year clerkship with Justice Alito at the U.S. Supreme Court. Mike has earned a reputation as an outstanding lawyer based on his sound judgment, writing and courtroom advocacy skills, and thorough understanding of the Constitutio
Mike Lee Salary
Mike earns an annual estimated salary of USD 174,000.
Mike Lee Net Worth
Lee’s net worth is estimated to be USD 500,000.
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