Kibbeum Kim

Associate Debt Finance
Kirkland & Ellis


Kibbeum is an associate in the debt finance team at the Hong Kong office of Kirkland & Ellis. Kibbeum focuses on advising private equity sponsors in cross-border leveraged finance transactions, acquisition financings, margin loans, NPLs and structured financings across the region. Kibbeum acts primarily for borrowers with a focus on private equity funds (and their portfolio companies) and international corporates.

Kibbeum is fluent in English and Korean.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2020, Hong Kong, Solicitor
  • 2015, England & Wales, Solicitor


  • English
  • Korean


  • University of Law, LondonLPC2011
  • University of Law, LondonGDL2010
  • University of OxfordB.A.Honours2009