Daniel Sharif

Registered Foreign Lawyer Debt Finance
Kirkland & Ellis


Daniel is a registered foreign lawyer in the Debt Finance Practice Group, based in the Hong Kong office of Kirkland & Ellis. He advises on a broad range of financing structures, with an emphasis on cross-border acquisition finance and specialist financing transactions, predominantly representing private equity sponsors. Daniel also has experience representing senior and junior lenders and has previously acted on energy and infrastructure M&A and project finance matters.

Prior to relocating to Asia, Daniel worked in the London office of a leading U.S. law firm.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2022, Hong Kong, Registered Foreign Lawyer
  • 2021, Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • English
  • German
  • Mandarin


  • BPP University, LondonLPCwith Distinction2018
  • University College LondonLL.B.2017