Vincent Zhou

Registered Foreign Lawyer (Kirkland & Ellis, Hong Kong) and Partner (Kirkland & Ellis LLP, U.S.) Mergers & Acquisitions Private Equity
Kirkland & Ellis


Vincent Zhou is registered foreign lawyer in Hong Kong and a partner in Kirkland & Ellis LLP (U.S.). His practice focuses on private equity and corporate M&A transactions, representing both global and regional (Pan-Asia) private equity funds, public companies, multinational companies, “unicorn” private companies, major Chinese state-owned enterprises, venture capital funds and various other institutional investors.

Prior to joining Kirkland & Ellis, Vincent worked in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing for leading international law firms in private equity and corporate M&A practices.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018, Hong Kong, Registered Foreign Lawyer
  • 2015, New York


  • English
  • Mandarin


  • University of Virginia School of LawLL.M.2014
  • Fudan UniversityLL.B.2007

Other Distinctions

2009, PRC, Legal Professional Qualification