Wei-Yang Lim is a registered foreign lawyer in the Hong Kong office of Kirkland & Ellis. Wei-Yang has advised corporations, private equity sponsors, banks, hedge funds and asset managers on restructuring, special situations and alternative and leveraged finance matters in Asia and in Europe. Prior to joining the firm, he has also practiced finance and restructuring law in the London and Hong Kong offices of another international law firm. During his time in London, he has also worked in the Citi Leveraged Finance and UBS Legal teams as a secondee.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017, Hong Kong, Registered Foreign Lawyer
  • 2013, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • Bahasa Indonesia
  • Cantonese
  • English
  • Malay
  • Mandarin


  • College of LawLegal Practice Course2011
  • University of CambridgeM.A., LawHons.2010