Lizzy Wong

Elizabeth Wong



Elizabeth trained and worked at Magic Circle firm Linklaters LLP for 4 years in their Corporate team assisting on various matters ranging from transaction heavy mergers and acquisitions matters to advisory corporate governance matters before joining Ignition. Her primary focus is on investment rounds, corporate matters, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance.


Recent relevant experience includes:

  • Representing a broad range of different sized start-up and scale-up companies on a variety of equity funding rounds ranging from seed round to series A/B including institutional investors and venture capital funds.
  • Advising various sized start-up and scale-up companies on follow-on investment rounds.
  • Advising and amending constitutional documents of start-up companies looking to become B Corporations in the UK.
  • Advising on and implementing various complex share capital restructurings.
  • Advising on due diligence for a cross-border M&A deal.

Fine Print

Key Practices

Corporate Law

Education & Training

University of Law (LPC, PSC and MSc in Law, Business and Management) and LSE (LLB Bachelor of Laws)


Linklaters LLP and a client secondment to Citigroup

A social cause I care about

Equality and human rights.

Other Interests

Travelling, arts and crafts and good food

What People Say

News, Insights & Resources


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