Clyde & Co is further expanding its international arbitration group by welcoming June (Junghye) Yeum as partner.
June's practice focuses on complex and large-scale disputes and international arbitrations. She has over 15 years' experience advising and representing blue-chip Asian companies around the world. June has represented clients from the energy, financial services and insurance sectors in cross-border disputes involving joint ventures, licensing and sales contracts and corporate governance.
Qualified in New York, June will split her time between Clyde & Co's Asian and New York offices, allowing her to act for clients globally.
Prior to joining Clyde & Co, June was co-head of the International Dispute Resolution Group at Lee & Ko and was previously a partner in the New York offices of Baker & McKenzie and Duane Morris.
Ben Knowles, board member with responsibility for international arbitration comments:
"we continue to manage an ever increasing book of complex, cross border disputes, involving a broad range of rules and arbitration centres from around the world. June provides another vital capability with her strong practice in Asia and the US."
"I am delighted to join Clyde & Co. The firm appealed to me because of the strength of its international arbitration practice, which attracts an increasing number of very substantial cross-border disputes. The strength...