Brunei lawyer accused of ‘threatening’ behaviour

The Brunei courts are set to hear their first civil suit against a lawyer accused of unfit conduct

Prominent Brunei architects firm Booty Edwards & Rakan-Rakan has accused a senior partner in a local law firm of threatening behaviour and attempted bribery. The accused, Dr Ronnie Lee Pui Man, is a senior partner in one of the Sultanate’s most respected commercial law firms, Pengiran Izad & Lee. Lee denies the charges.