Education

  • Juris Doctor, Peter A. Allard School of Law, University of British Columbia, (2019)
  • Bachelor of Laws and Minor in Business, Tsinghua University, (2019)

Bar Admission

  • 2020 Admitted to British Columbia Bar

Aaron Lee is an associate and a member of our Construction + Engineering Practice Group.

Aaron has experience in a broad range of civil litigation practices, focusing on commercial, construction, real estate, and fraud litigation. Aaron’s construction litigation experience includes builder’s lien claims, deficiency claims, delay claims, contract breaches, and professional negligence claims.  He also has experience with complex corporate and commercial litigation issues, including contractual disputes, shareholder disputes, negligence, breaches of trust and fiduciary duties.  In addition, Aaron had obtained ex parte Mareva injunctions and achieved favourable results when he assisted clients with civil fraud matters.

Aaron regularly represents clients before the British Columbia Supreme Court and the British Columbia Provincial Court.  He is also well-versed in alternative dispute resolution, including mediations and arbitrations.

Aaron’s cross-cultural background and international academic and working experience provide him with a unique understanding of the cultural values in Asia and North America. His knowledge of both civil and common law systems offers distinctive perspectives on problem-solving. This knowledge, coupled with his familiarity with both civil and common law systems, allows Aaron to approach problem-solving from a distinctive perspective.

Aaron is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese.

On A Personal Note...

When he is not practicing law, Aaron can be found travelling, playing basketball, and spending time with his dog, Langmo.  Aaron also enjoys food adventuring among new restaurants in town.

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Law Society of British Columbia, Member
  • Canadian Bar Association, Member
  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (British Columbia) Society, Member

Aaron's
Focus

Practice Areas:

  • Business
  • Insurance