Our People

Our global offices allow us to bring together the right team of U.S. litigators, English barristers and solicitors (including Queen's Counsel), Hong Kong solicitors, and offshore lawyers equipped to handle the unique issues inherent in complex cross-border disputes and investigations. Our team of lawyers includes former U.S. federal and state prosecutors, English and offshore judges, and arbitrators. 

Our team of legal analysts work closely with the lawyers and, under their supervision, provide research and analysis for every stage of a matter. In addition, the lawyers are supported by an executive team of technology, e-discovery, case management, and public relations professionals to provide clients with practical business solutions that complement the legal strategy. 

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  • Julia Langan

    Analyst

    Julia Langan, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense and international private clients.

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    Miami
    201 South Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 1900
    Miami, Florida 33131

    tel. +1 646 658 4967
  • Adam M. Lavine

    Lawyer

    Adam Lavine represents debtors, creditors, board members, and other stakeholders in insolvency-related disputes and investigations, often serving as special litigation counsel to participants in Chapter 11 proceedings.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 212 488 1279
  • Daniel S. Lee

    Lawyer

    With significant experience as a U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) prosecutor, Daniel Lee focuses his practice on representing multinational companies in U.S. regulatory investigations and enforcement actions, with particular experience in matters involving Korea. Mr. Lee regularly investigates fraud allegations, including those related to financial fraud, government contracts fraud, money laundering and public corruption.

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    Seoul
    9F, Tower B, The-K Twin Towers
    50, Jong-ro 1-gil, Jongno-gu
    Seoul, 03142
    South Korea

    tel. +82 2 369 1226
  • Grace Lee

    Analyst

    Grace Lee, under the supervision of the firm's lawyers, provides support on matters involving offensive investigations, international asset recovery and international judgment enforcement.

    Ms. Lee received her BS from Boston University.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 212 488 4941
  • James Lee

    Analyst

    James Lee, under the supervision of the firm's lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense, investigations and monitorships.

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    Seoul
    9F, Tower B, The-K Twin Towers
    50, Jong-ro 1-gil, Jongno-gu
    Seoul, 03142
    South Korea

    tel. +82 2 369 1212
  • Julia Lee

    Analyst

    Julia Lee, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support in matters involving financial products and services litigation, international judgment enforcement and offshore asset recovery.

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    Seoul
    9F, Tower B, The-K Twin Towers
    50, Jong-ro 1-gil, Jongno-gu
    Seoul, 03142
    South Korea

    tel. +82 2 369 1228
  • Carolina Leung

    Lawyer

    Carolina Leung has extensive experience representing clients in all stages of an investigation by U.S. government and regulatory agencies, including the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Office of Foreign Assets Control, on matters ranging from alleged violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act to money laundering and fraud.

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    São Paulo
    Av. Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek 1600 Conjunto 112, Itaim Bibi
    São Paulo-SP, 04543-000
    Brazil

    tel. +55 11 4200 3280
  • Gary Leung

    Lawyer

    Gary Leung specializes in matters involving all aspects of company law, cross-border insolvency, civil fraud, asset tracing/recovery and the enforcement of arbitral awards and judgments. Mr. Leung has extensive experience in obtaining and defending all types of injunctive applications.

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    Hong Kong
    ICBC Tower, 6th Floor
    3 Garden Road
    Central, Hong Kong

    tel. +852 2127 3264
  • Victor S. Leung

    Lawyer

    Victor S. Leung is an experienced litigator who focuses his practice on insolvency-related disputes and investigations and international judgment enforcement. Mr. Leung represents institutional clients in a range of matters including the enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards, Chapter 11 restructuring matters and white-collar litigation.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 212 380 2597
  • Lara Levinson

    Lawyer

    Lara Levinson is an experienced and dual-qualified English solicitor and U.S. lawyer who focuses her practice on complex civil litigation, regulatory and internal investigations, and asset forfeiture and recovery matters. In particular, Ms. Levinson regularly represents clients in financial products and services litigation in both English and U.S. courts. 

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    London
    Tower 42
    25 Old Broad Street
    London, EC2N 1HQ

    tel. +44 (0) 20 3301 5716
  • Brooke Levy

    Analyst

    Brooke Levy, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense. 

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 993 1750
  • Michelle Lewin

    Managing Director of Knowledge Management

    In her role as Kobre & Kim’s Managing Director of Knowledge Management, Michelle Lewin is responsible for driving the expansion and optimization of the firm's complex knowledge management infrastructure.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 448 6241
  • Gregory Lewis

    Lawyer

    Gregory Lewis represents institutional clients in a variety of cross-border disputes and international regulatory investigations, with a particular focus on financial institutions. Mr. Lewis has experience defending global banks, sovereign wealth funds and multinational corporations from countries across the world.

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    London
    Tower 42
    25 Old Broad Street
    London, EC2N 1HQ

    tel. +44 (0) 20 3301 5706
  • Helena Li

    Analyst

    Helena Li, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense.

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    San Francisco
    150 California Street, 19th Floor
    San Francisco, California 94111

    tel. +1 415 582 4785
  • Sarah Li

    Litigation Assistant

    Sarah Li, under the supervision of the firm's lawyers, provides support in matters involving government enforcement defense and investigations, examinations and monitorships.

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    Shanghai
    43rd Floor
    HKRI Centre One, HKRI Taikoo Hui
    288 Shimen Yi Road
    Shanghai, 200041
    People's Republic of China (PRC)

    tel. +86 21 3210 2193
  • William Li

    Analyst

    William Li, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving international judgment enforcement. His recent matters include conducting asset tracing and investigations into the affairs and assets of an individual. Mr. Li received his BS from the University of Michigan.

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    Hong Kong
    ICBC Tower, 6th Floor
    3 Garden Road
    Central, Hong Kong

    tel. +852 2127 3215
  • Xue Li

    Lawyer

    Xue (Anna) Li advises clients in high-stakes litigation related to patent infringement and other intellectual property disputes. Ms. Li’s practice centers on enforcing intellectual property rights and defending against charges of infringement in a variety of industries, including but not limited to semiconductors, processors and circuitry, and computer software and programs.

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    Shanghai
    43rd Floor
    HKRI Centre One, HKRI Taikoo Hui
    288 Shimen Yi Road
    Shanghai, 200041
    People's Republic of China (PRC)

    tel. +86 21 3210 2109
  • Lian Lian

    Regional Managing Director, Asia Pacific

    Lian Lian is the Asia Pacific Regional Managing Director of Kobre & Kim. She is responsible for the firm’s business development and strategy and its product development and operations within the APAC region. Based in Shanghai, she leads the APAC team in providing high-end legal services, including dispute resolution and governmental investigation response, for Chinese companies engaged in overseas investment or involved in cross-border legal and trade disputes.

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    Shanghai
    43rd Floor
    HKRI Centre One, HKRI Taikoo Hui
    288 Shimen Yi Road
    Shanghai, 200041
    People's Republic of China (PRC)

    tel. +86 21 3210 2182
  • Emily Lin

    Analyst

    Emily Lin, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense. 

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 832 9909
  • Chang Liu

    Lawyer

    Chang Liu is an experienced litigator who represents institutional and individual clients in complex cross-border matters, including international judgment enforcement and asset recovery, white-collar defense, and internal investigations. Mr. Liu specializes in advising high-net-worth individuals and entities on debt monetizing strategies as well as defending foreign judgments on behalf of Chinese companies.

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    Shanghai
    43rd Floor
    HKRI Centre One, HKRI Taikoo Hui
    288 Shimen Yi Road
    Shanghai, 200041
    People's Republic of China (PRC)

    tel. +86 21 3210 2185
  • Gabrielle K.W. Liu

    Lawyer

    Gabrielle Liu focuses on cross-border commercial and insolvency disputes related to China. She advises Asia-based clients in international disputes involving the monetization and dilution of multi-million-dollar judgments and arbitration awards and on the application of cross-border insolvency tools in global asset recovery strategies.

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    Hong Kong
    ICBC Tower, 6th Floor
    3 Garden Road
    Central, Hong Kong

    tel. +852 2127 3221
  • Olivia St. Clair Long

    Of Counsel

    Olivia St. Clair Long represents individuals and corporations in complex commercial litigation, including disputes related to government enforcement defense and financial products and services litigation.

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    Chicago
    111 W. Jackson Boulevard, 17th Floor
    Chicago, Illinois 60604

    tel. +1 312 429 5100
  • Andrew C. Lourie

    Lawyer

    Andrew C. Lourie is an experienced trial lawyer who practices in the areas of government enforcement defense, international judgment enforcement and asset recovery, and investigations and monitorships.

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    Miami
    201 South Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 1900
    Miami, Florida 33131

    tel. +1 305 967 6107
    Washington DC
    1919 M Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20036

    tel. +1 202 664 1907