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Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resource Governance


Grace Lee completed her PhD at the University of Cambridge under the supervision of Professor Jorge Viñuales. Her PhD thesis was a theoretical and practical analysis of the principles of precaution and prevention in international environmental law. A Commonwealth and Chevening scholar, Grace also holds an LL.B. and B.Com in Economics from the University of Canterbury, and an LL.M. in International Law from the University of Cambridge.  She is admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand and began her professional career in private practice, specialising in banking and finance law. She has since worked on government funded research projects and has taught public international law at undergraduate level. Her main research interests are in the fields of international and comparative environmental law and policy.

C-EENRG Fellow
Dr Grace Lee