Meng Ding

Partner Capital Markets
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Overview

Meng Ding is a partner in the Hong Kong office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Mr. Ding focuses his practice on corporate and securities matters, including representation of issuers and underwriters on a wide range of equity and debt capital markets transactions in Asia and the United States, including NYSE and NASDAQ initial public offerings and follow-on offerings, Hong Kong initial public offerings, Rule 144A/Regulation S equity, investment grade and high yield debt offerings. He also advises U.S. and Hong Kong listed companies on exchange reporting, corporate governance and other compliance matters including pre-IPO financing and option plans.

Mr. Ding received a Ph.D. degree in physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technologies and is well versed in and has unique insights of a wide range of emerging technologies and technology companies, especially in the Greater China area. Mr. Ding holds 31 issued U.S. patents.

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Thought Leadership

Publications

“Perfect 10 v. Amazon.com: A Step Toward Copyright’s Tort Law Roots,” Berkeley Technology Law Journal, vol. 23, no. 1, p. 373–403 (2008).

Recognition

Inventor of 31 issued U.S. patents.

Credentials

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2013, Law Society of Hong Kong, Registered Foreign Lawyer
  • 2010, New York

Languages

  • English
  • Mandarin

Education

  • University of California, Berkeley, School of LawJ.D.2009
  • Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyPh.D., Physics
  • Peking UniversityB.S., Physics