Clyde & Co Expands International Arbitration Group With Hire Of Leading Asian Disputes Partner

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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."

June comments:

"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...

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