SeungMin Lee is a partner at Shin & Kim and a member of the firm’s international dispute resolution practice group. Ms Lee has provided advocacy for Shin & Kim’s major clients in arbitration cases under the rules of ICC, LCIA, SIAC, HKIAC, KCAB and UNCITRAL.
Ms Lee is the Regional Ambassador for Korea to the HK 45 of the HKIAC and regional representative for Korea to the Young International Arbitration Group of the LCIA. Ms Lee is also a member of the Korean Advisory Board of the International Bar Association (IBA), an active member of the Korean Bar Association and the International Director of the Seoul Bar Association. Ms Lee is regular contributor to various international-arbitration-related publications. Ms Lee is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
In the past, Ms Lee has also served as the National Representative for South Korea of the Young Lawyer’s Committee of the IBA. Ms Lee was seconded by Shin & Kim to serve as a registered foreign lawyer at Oon & Bazul LLP in Singapore in 2016 and as counsel to the LCIA Secretariat in 2010.
A graduate of Seoul National University and member of the Bars of Korea and England and Wales, Ms Lee has completed an LLM at the National University of Singapore. She is a native Korean speaker and is fluent in English.