Kevin Lee’s practice covers all aspects of commercial litigation and international arbitration. He has particular experience in advising on and acting in, disputes involving banking and financial services, company law, competition law, public law, shipping and international trade, insurance and reinsurance, securities regulation, and conflicts of law. In 2022, he was listed as a leading commercial disputes barrister (Legal 500).
Kevin’s scope of practice extends to fields including all forms of contractual dispute, commercial injunction, judicial review, telecommunication, intellectual property, and professional disciplinary proceedings. He is also frequently instructed in matters involving, among others, employment, chancery, building, and construction (including proceedings before the Appeal Tribunal (Buildings)) and has experience handling matters pertaining to civil fraud, global asset tracing and recovery, defamation, personal injury and professional negligence. As a Korean-born British barrister, Kevin has a unique breadth of expertise and experience in Korean matters, and regularly acts in disputes involving Korean clients, particularly those with an international dimension and where both commercial and criminal elements are present.