Desmond Lee is a Counsel in Dentons' Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice, based in Hong Kong. His practice focuses on cross-border commercial and financial disputes, as well as regulatory compliance, investigations and enforcement actions, often with cross-border elements.
Desmond is well regarded in the financial services regulatory market, with more than eight years’ experience advising leading international and regional investment banks, commercial banks, private banks, listed companies, listed company directors, investment funds, brokers, market professionals and high net worth individuals. He has advised these clients in relation to a wide range of complex legal, regulatory and risk management issues in Hong Kong, Mainland China, Singapore, the US, the UK, South Korea and Japan. He began his career with an international law firm in Hong Kong in 2009.
In addition to his core regulatory practice, Desmond's work also encompasses dispute resolution in the commercial and financial services arena.