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BDGS Associés
51 RUE FRANCOIS 1ER
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Litigation

Position

Partner – Head of Litigation

Career

Kyum Lee joined BDGS Associés as partner in 2018 after several years at Weil Gotshal & Manges.

Specialist in corporate litigation, Kyum advises and represents his clients before the civil, commercial and criminal courts as well as before arbitral tribunals. His areas of practice notably include shareholder disputes, pre/post acquisition disputes.

He has developed an expertise in financial and restructuring disputes (Petroplus, Smoby, Vivarte, CGG).

Kyum Lee has been involved in high profile cases such as the shareholders’ dispute between Lagardère and Vivendi or the dispute related to the insolvency of Petroplus.

He is co-author of Lamy Droit du Contrat and was “Secrétaire de la Conférence” in 2009.

Languages

English and French

Memberships

Member of the Paris Bar Association
Ancien Secrétaire de la Conférence

Education

Master Paris I – Panthéon Sorbonne (Contract law) 
Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences-Po Paris)

Lawyer Rankings

France > Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

(Next Generation Partners)

Kyum LeeBDGS Associés

BDGS Associés enjoys a strong reputation for corporate and shareholder conflict cases involving leading corporations, with a track record that includes some of France’s most sensitive cases. The team also has very good knowledge of French discovery procedures (article 145) and trade secret issues. Criminal law matters and matters involving international sanctions are further areas of expertise. Practice head Kyum Lee is highly recommended, as is Antoine Gosset-Grainville, who is regularly retained by banks to lead strategic cases before the CJEU.

Paris > Résolution des litiges > Contentieux commercial et de droit des sociétés

(Les grands avocats de demain)

Kyum LeeBDGS Associés

BDGS Associés dispose d’une solide réputation s’agissant de traiter des conflits d’actionnaires et des litiges en droit des sociétés portant sur des entreprises de premier plan. Le cabinet est régulièrement impliqué dans des affaires sensibles. L’équipe possède également une très bonne connaissance des procédures de saisies selon l’article 145 du CPC et des questions du secret des affaires. Enfin, elle traite des dossiers de droit pénal des affaires et conseille ses clients en matière de sanctions internationales. A la tête de la pratique, Kyum Lee est fortement recommandé. Antoine Gosset-Grainville est régulièrement mandaté par des banques, notamment pour traiter des dossiers stratégiques devant la CJUE.

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