Lik Wong Yu is a corporate associate in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Lik's practice is primarily focused on the representation of private equity firms and their portfolio companies in all aspects of their businesses.

Before joining Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Lik had been working in Asia-Pacific's professional services industry across strategy consulting, risk & compliance, and legal since 2013.

Most recently, Lik worked as a Capital Markets and Corporate lawyer at a leading law firm headquartered in Australia. During his time there, Lik maintained a transactional practice across Banking & Finance, Corporate/M&A & Private Equity, and Investment Funds.


Memberships & Affiliations

Member, Law Society of New South Wales


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Not admitted to practice in California
  • Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, Australia
  • Admitted to the High Court of Australia


  • University of Technology SydneyBachelor of Lawswith Distinction
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