Saya Lee is an associate at the firm’s London office and a member of the construction and infrastructure practice group. She acts for clients on both contentious and non-contentious matters, and focuses on complex infrastructure and construction developments.
Saya has worked on construction disputes arising from major projects in the UK and overseas, including High Court litigation, international arbitration, adjudication and mediation.
Saya also advises international and national employers, developers, funders, contractors and consultants on standard form infrastructure / construction contracts (JCT, NEC and FIDIC) and appointments, as well as bespoke forms.
Saya is fluent in Korean.
Saya joined K&L Gates in January 2018. Prior to joining the firm, she worked within the construction and engineering team at another city law firm in London, where she assisted in relation to various domestic and international non-contentious development projects as well as contentious matters including international arbitration and High Court litigation.
- Workshop to client on introduction to statutory payment requirements for construction contracts in the UK and an overview of the key provisions of the JCT Minor Works contract 2016.