Elyn Xing, Goodwin Procter LLP Partner, practices Private Equity and Private Investment Funds Law

Elyn Xing

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Elyn Xing
Hong Kong
+852 3658 5310
Elyn Xing is a partner in the firm’s Private Equity group and Private Investment Funds practice. Her practice focuses on advising sponsors of private investment funds, co-investment vehicles and separately managed accounts, covering numerous sectors and strategies, including debt, real estate, growth capital and emerging markets funds. Ms. Xing is a native Mandarin speaker with extensive international experiences in advising both Asian and global fund sponsors/managers.


Ms. Xing has advised on fund formation and other investment related matters for multiple private equity firms and institutions, including Advantage Partners, Alibaba Group, Atypical Ventures, Blackstone, CDH Investments, Excelsior Capital, HarbourVest Partners, Hillhouse Investment, Hony Capital, Huatai International, Morgan Stanley (North Haven Private Equity), New Horizons China, NewQuest, PAG, Sequoia China, Shunwei Capital, Southern Capital, SSG Capital (now Ares SSG), YF Capital and YF life insurance.




Stanford University

LL.M., Common Law2008

University of Hong Kong


Beijing Technology and Business University



  • New York
  • HK Registered Foreign Lawyer (New York)

Recognition & Awards

Ms. Xing has been listed in IFLR1000 (33rd edition) as a rising star partner for private equity and investment funds.