Xiao-Hong Jing is a partner in the Investment Funds Regulatory Solutions Group in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Xiao-Hong’s practice focuses on counseling private fund sponsors and asset managers on a broad range of compliance, regulatory, transactional and legal matters affecting their asset management businesses, including:

  • SEC registration, exemptions and ongoing compliance and disclosure
  • Fund formation, marketing and investments
  • Mergers, acquisitions and restructurings involving asset managers
  • SEC examinations and investigations

Prior to joining Kirkland, Xiao-Hong served as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of several private funds and counseled on issues related to the registration, structure and operations of advisory businesses. Xiao-Hong started her legal career in private practice where she served as counsel to investment advisers and investment companies.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2004Connecticut
  • 1996New York


  • English
  • Mandarin


  • Yale Law SchoolJ.D.1995
  • Wellesley CollegeB.A., English & Economicsmagna cum laude1992