Joseph Casey is a partner in Kirkland's Hong Kong and Bay Area offices. Joseph focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions. He has represented strategic and financial clients in a variety of U.S. and cross-border transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and joint ventures. Joseph has also represented issuers in connection with initial public offerings in the United States and in Hong Kong and regularly advises clients on corporate governance, other general corporate matters and SEC reporting obligations, including reviewing Exchange Act reports.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Hong Kong, Solicitor
  • California


  • English
  • Mandarin


  • Stanford Law SchoolJ.D.2014

    Submissions Editor, Stanford Journal of Law, Business & Finance

  • Harvard UniversityA.M., Regional Studies East Asia2005
  • Johns Hopkins University, Nanjing University Center for Chinese and American StudiesCertificate in Business and Law2004
  • Tsinghua UniversityInter-University Program for Chinese Language Studies2002
  • Wesleyan UniversityB.A., College of Letters (Philosophy)2001

    with University Honors and High Departmental Honors