Press Release

Kirkland Advises on $1.52 Billion Hong Kong Dual Primary Listing of Li Auto

Kirkland & Ellis advised the joint sponsors and underwriters on the $1.52 billion global offering and dual primary listing of Li Auto Inc. (HKSE: 2015) on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited on August 12, 2021. A new energy passenger vehicles automaker in China, Li Auto has been listed on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange since July 2020 under the ticker “LI” in which Kirkland involved as the underwriters’ counsel.

The joint sponsors and underwriters of Li Auto’s Hong Kong listing included Goldman Sachs, CICC, UBS, CLSA, BOCI Asia, CMBI and Futu Securities.

Read Li Auto’s listing document

The Kirkland team was led by transactional partner David Zhang and capital markets partners Mengyu Lu and Steve Lin.