Danny Yeo

Avocat

Toronto

Danny practices in the International Trade & Investment Group, with a focus on customs, anti-dumping and countervailing duty, investment treaty disputes, and WTO matters. He represents and provides strategic advice to both Canadian and international clients in a variety of industries.

Danny is fluent in Korean.

Danny summered and articled at BLG before returning as an associate. During law school, he was editor-in-chief of the Ottawa Law Review, a legal intern at the Senate of Canada, and a semi-finalist for both the WTO/ELSA Moot Competition and the Nelligan O'Brien Payne Moot Competition.

Outside BLG, Danny is the director of International Research and Business Development at the Canada Korea Business Council and is on the Advisory Board of the Canadian Law Review.

Experience

  • The Government of the United Kingdom in international trade disputes and international trade negotiations.
  • Various Canadian importers and foreign manufacturers (Korea, Japan, India) in connection with a safeguards inquiry before the Canadian International Trade Tribunal relating to a recommendation to the Government of Canada on whether to implement a definitive safeguard measure on certain steel products.
  • Canadian importers in connection with an anti-dumping investigation and injury hearing before the Canadian International Trade Tribunal concerning Decorative and Other Non-Structural Plywood exported from China.
  • Multinational steel manufacturers (India) in connection with an anti-dumping investigation and injury hearing before the Canadian International Trade Tribunal concerning Corrosion-Resistant Steel Sheet exported from China, Chinese Taipei, India, and Korea.

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Christian Legal Fellowship
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association
  • Member, Korean Canadian Lawyers Association
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Korean Canadian Lawyers Association
  • Member, Christian Legal Fellowship

Community Involvement

  • Advisor, Canadian Law Review
  • Director, Canada Korea Business Council

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2021
  • JD, Université d'Ottawa, 2020
  • BA (Hons.), Université Queen’s, 2017
  • JD, Université d'Ottawa, 2020
  • BA (Hons.), Université Queen’s, 2017