Mark Lee

Mark Lee


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Summary Open

Mark is an Associate in the New York office’s Dispute Resolution group. His practice focuses on advising clients who are faced with complex legal disputes. Mark has advised clients from a wide range of industry verticals, including in matters arising out of breach of contract, real estate investments, operating agreements, employment agreements, civil RICO claims, and copyright infringement.

Prior to joining WFW, Mark was an Associate in the New York office of Mishcon de Reya and a litigation attorney in the New York office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP where he represented Fortune 500 companies in complex commercial litigation and antitrust matters.

Experience Open

    Mark’s experience includes:
    • Representing multi-national mining and energy corporation and a foreign individual in U.S. federal court against allegations of an international RICO conspiracy.
    • Representing multi-national real estate investment entity in U.S. federal court against US$100m breach of contract and fraud claims.
    • Representing Japanese global asset management firm in U.S. federal court against State and Federal Trademark Infringement claims and breach of contract claims.
    • Advising hedge fund executive with respect to terminating his employment and non-compete agreement, and negotiating his separation agreement.
    • Advising international holding company in connection with litigation regarding breach of Stock Purchase Agreement.
    • Representing publicly traded patent enforcement entity against US$4m dollar breach of contract claim in AAA arbitration.

Education Open

  • 2007: J.D., Brooklyn Law School
  • 2002: B.S., Cornell University

Membership of Professional Societies Open

Bar and Court Admissions
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

Employment Record Open

  • 2016 – present: Watson Farley & Williams, New York, Associate
  • 2012 – 2016: Mishcon de Reya, Associate
  • 2008 – 2009: Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, Litigation Staff Attorney

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