78 Cannon Street
Lee is a commercial lawyer who specialises in the resolution of disputes, particularly those arising out of technology, outsourcing and telecommunications contracts. He also acts for clients in other industry sectors, including the financial services, real estate, facilities management, automotive and energy sectors. He has extensive experience of advising clients on disputes arising out of corporate transactions and on issues relating to fraud and negligent misrepresentation.
In addition, he advises clients on data protection and data security.
Lee is a solicitor-advocate with over 20 years' experience of litigation, arbitration (ICC, LCIA, AAA) and mediation.
- Acting for a global IT supplier in a claim involving allegations of fraud, negligent misrepresentation and breach of contract in the delivery of a customer relationship management system – BSkyB v EDS  EWHC 86 (TCC).
- Acting for an IT supplier in arbitration proceedings against an energy company concerning the delivery of a trading and risk management system.
- Acting for a multinational IT supplier in arbitration proceedings brought by a reseller involving consideration of the application on the Commercial Agents Regulations across various jurisdictions.
- Acting for an international insurance company in proceedings against an IT supplier relating to the delivery of a disaster recovery system.
- Acting for a property management company in a series of disputes against a telecommunications company.
- Acting for a leading international media company in proceedings relating to allegations of inducement to breach of contract.
- Acting for the administrators of a bridging finance company in a series of claims against professional advisors – Lexi Holdings – various matters.
- 1991 – Law Society Finals, College of Law, Chester
- 1990 – LL.B, University of Leicester
- Society for Computers & Law (Committee member)
- ICT Arbitration Club (Committee member)
- Commercial Litigators Forum
- Whose fault is it anyway? Why IT projects fail (Part 1: the customer’s fault). Outsource Magazine, September 2015, with William Hooper.
- Whose fault is it anyway? Why IT projects fail (Part 2: the supplier’s fault). Outsource Magazine, September 2015, with William Hooper.
- The IT Frontline. Compliance Monitor, March 2015.
- Managing IT Project Disputes. LexisNexis webinar, 20 April 2016.