Shirley is an associate in the corporate and finance team in Hong Kong. Shirley advises on all types of corporate transactions involving Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands companies, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, restructurings and joint ventures. She also has expertise in general banking and capital market transactions including bond issues and initial public offerings on the Hong Kong and US stock exchanges.
Shirley joined Maples and Calder in 2015. She was previously a Senior Associate at Winston & Strawn LLP in Hong Kong. Prior to that, Shirley worked for DLA Piper in Hong Kong and Shanghai and KPMG in Australia.
The University of New South Wales, Bachelor of Commerce (major in Accounting) (with Distinction), 2003
The University of New South Wales, Australia, Bachelor of Laws, 2003
The College of Law, New South Wales, Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, 2003
City University of Hong Kong, Postgraduate Certificate in Laws, 2007
Shirley is a native Cantonese speaker and fluent in Mandarin.
Professional / Civic Activities
Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce
The Small And Medium Law Firms Association of Hong Kong
Law Society of New South Wales
2004 - Admitted as a solicitor in New South Wales, Australia
2009 - Admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong
2012 - Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales
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