Leon Huang is a Registered Foreign Lawyer in the Hong Kong office of Kirkland & Ellis. He focuses his practice on private equity matters and mergers and acquisitions. He has advised clients on buyouts, growth capital investments and PIPE transactions in a variety of industries including logistics, technology, healthcare and marketing services.

Prior to joining Kirkland & Ellis, Leon was an associate at a leading international law firm in its New York and Hong Kong offices.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2019, Hong Kong, Registered Foreign Lawyer
  • 2019, New York


  • English
  • Mandarin


  • Columbia Law SchoolJ.D.2018

    Young B. Smith Prize

    Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar

  • Northwestern UniversityB.Sc.cum laude2015