Michelle Cheh

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


Michelle Cheh is a Registered Foreign Lawyer in the Hong Kong office. She is a member of the Firm’s industry-leading Strategic GP Solutions practice. She is also a partner in Kirkland & Ellis LLP (U.S.). 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

  • 2019Hong KongRegistered Foreign Lawyer
  • 2010Victoria


  • Cantonese
  • English


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