Professor Ilhyung Lee

Director, Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution & Edward W. Hinton Professor of Law
University of Missouri
206 Hulston Hall
Columbia, MO 65211
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Professional Work History:

Edward W. Hinton Professor of Law & Senior Fellow, Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution, University of Missouri School of Law, Columbia, Missouri, USA (current); Adjunct faculty, Cornell University, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, The Scheinman Institute on Conflict Resolution (current); Adjunct faculty, Pepperdine University School of Law, The Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution (current); Visiting lecturer, Tokyo University of Science, Master of Intellectual Property Program, Tokyo, Japan (November-December 2005); Fulbright Lecturer & Visiting Associate Professor, Waseda University Faculty of Law, Tokyo, Japan (Spring 2002); Resident Foreign Legal Consultant, Kim & Chang, Seoul, Korea (1995-1997); Associate, Robinson Silverman Pearce Aronson & Berman, New York, New York [currently, Bryan Cave] (1993-1995); Associate, Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York, New York (1990-1993); Law Clerk, Hon. Joseph F. Weis, Jr., United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (1988-1990).

Dispute Resolution Experience

Professor of dispute resolution (international commercial arbitration; cross-cultural dispute resolution); Counsel in domestic and international commercial arbitration cases in private practice, New York and Korea; Mediator in work-place disputes, Campus Mediation Service, University of Missouri; Domain name disputes panelist, World Intellectual Property Organization; Included in roster of neutrals: Chinese European Arbitration Centre; International Centre for Dispute Resolution; Korean Commercial Arbitration Board; United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri; University of Missouri, Campus Mediation Service; World Intellectual Property Organization

Cornell University Dispute Resolution Training (Course titles and dates taken)

I have taught the Cross-cultural Issues in Mediation and Negotiation course.

Other Dispute Resolution Training

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Fast-Track Programme, Arlington, Virginia (April 2001), New Orleans, Louisiana (November 2001); ICC Arbitration Workshop, San Francisco, California (June 2007); WIPO Arbitration Workshop, Geneva, Switzerland (October 2007); Mediation Training for Civil Cases, University of Missouri School of Law, Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution, Columbia, Missouri (June 2008); ICDR International Symposia in Advanced Case Management Issues, Coronado, California (February 2009) [scheduled].

Professional Associations

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, North American Branch (Member, 2001-2003); Institute for Transnational Arbitration, Advisory Board; London Court of International Arbitration; United States Council for International Business; International Association of Korean Lawyers; National Asian Pacific American Bar Association; American Society of Comparative Law; Law and Society Association.


Boston College Law School, Newton, Massachusetts, Juris Doctor (1988), Order of the Coif, Articles Editor, Boston College Law Review; Washington College, Chestertown, Maryland, Master of Arts (1985); University of Maryland at Baltimore County, Catonsville, Maryland, Bachelor of Arts (1983).


Professor Kyong-Whan Ahn Seoul National University College of Law Seoul, KOREA Tel.: 011-82-2-880-7530 E-mail: Professor Jack J. Coe, Jr. Pepperdine University School of Law Tel.: (310) 506-4626 E-mail: Professor Thomas Ginsburg University of Chicago Law School Tel.: (773) 834-3087 E-mail: Professor Setsuo Miyazawa Aoyama Gakuin University Law School Tokyo, Japan Tel.: 81-3-3409-9554 E-mail: Professor Leonard L. Riskin University of Florida Levin College of Law Tel.: (352) 273-0771 E-mail:

Fee Policy

In regular cases, $350 per hour. I am open to pro bono assignments.