Simon Lees

Simon LeesSimon Lees

Simon was called to the bar in April 2014, after 4 years working in tax and commercial litigation at King & Wood Mallesons.

Simon has a broad practice in commercial litigation, with experience in contract, corporations, equity, insolvency, insurance, taxation (both Commonwealth and state), and real property proceedings.

He regularly appears unled in hearings in the Federal Court of Australia and the NSW Supreme and District Courts, as well as other courts and tribunals.

Simon has an advice practice, providing tax opinions to private and government clients, and he is also regularly briefed in urgent interlocutory applications such as injunctions, freezing and real property orders.

Before commencing practice, Simon was as a senior adviser to a previous NSW Attorney General and Minister for Justice.

Recent Cases

Admissions and Appointments
  • Admitted to the Bar: 2014
  • Admitted as a Legal Practitioner: 2010
Practice Areas
Bankruptcy & Insolvency
Commercial Law
Corporations Law
Equity & Trusts
Insurance & Re-Insurance
Taxation & Revenue
  • LLB (Hons 1) (UTS): 2010
  • BCom. (USYD): 2002