Michelle Cheh

Solicitor (Kirkland & Ellis, Hong Kong) and Partner (Kirkland & Ellis LLP, U.S.) Investment Funds


Michelle Cheh is a solicitor in the Hong Kong office and also a partner in Kirkland & Ellis LLP (U.S.). She is a member of the Firm’s industry-leading Strategic GP Solutions practice. Michelle advises private equity fund managers in relation to the structuring and establishment of private equity investment funds, secondary transactions and co-investment plans. She also advises on a broad range of transactions relating to the restructuring of private equity funds, joint ventures, management team spin-offs and GP minority investments.

Michelle has represented, among others, Ascendent Capital, BGH Capital, Carnelian Energy Capital, Crescent Point, Dignari Capital, Edelweiss Group, GLP, HarbourVest Partners, Hillhouse Capital, PAG, TPG and TR Capital.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2021, Hong Kong, Solicitor


  • Cantonese
  • English


  • Monash UniversityB.Com.; LL.B.First Class Honors2010