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Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resource Governance


Grace Lee completed her PhD in 2018 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, Dr Lee 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 (Jesus College).  She was 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.  She has worked on government funded research projects, and her main research interests are in the fields of international and comparative environmental law and policy.


Centre Fellow
Dr Grace  Lee