Lee specialises in international arbitration. She is known for her sharp legal skills which is invaluable in the management of complex arbitrations before world-class jurors. She has experience in arbitrations conducted under the ICC, ACICA, SIAC, DIAC, BCDR-AAA and UNCITRAL rules, advising clients and assisting arbitral tribunals.
Lee regularly advises local and international clients on the drafting of arbitration agreements. Lee has a significant advisory practice including advice in respect of evidence in aid of foreign arbitration, applicable law and the enforcement of awards and foreign judgments. She also advises on the potential enforcement of Bilateral Investment Treaties and corporate structuring with a view to optimising investment protection, and has published on the CPTPP.
Lee was Associate to The Hon. Justice Hayne of the High Court of Australia from 2005 to 2006. She holds a BCL from Oxford University, and also has a Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
Having previously practised at a leading international law firm in London, Lee was seconded to Bredin Prat in Paris in 2017, where she worked in their arbitrage team. She is a Fellow at Melbourne University Law School and a Sessional Lecturer in the JD program.
Future Leader – International Arbitration