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Michael Li

Maples and Calder (Hong Kong) LLP
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Michael is an associate in the investment funds team in Hong Kong. Michael's practice involves all aspects of Cayman Islands' hedge fund and private equity fund transactions, including formation, restructuring and regulatory matters. Michael also has experience advising Cayman Islands and BVI companies on mergers and acquisitions, equity financings and corporate governance matters.

Professional Background

Michael joined Maples and Calder in 2016. He was previously an associate in the capital markets group of Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in Vancouver, Canada and while at Blakes, Michael spent a year on secondment with Blakes' office in Beijing.


University of Toronto, Ontario, Bachelor of Arts (Honours), 2007
King's College London, London, United Kingdom, Master of Arts in International Relations, 2008
University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Juris Doctor, 2011


Michael is a proficient speaker of Mandarin.

Professional / Civic Activities

Law Society of British Columbia (practising as a Foreign Lawyer in Hong Kong)

Bar Admissions

2012 – Admitted as a Solicitor in British Columbia, Canada

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