Ms. Yuan is a partner of MCLLP.  Prior to joining MCLLP, Ms. Yuan was Vice President, Corporate Development, Cloud Services (and, prior to that, Assistant General Counsel) at j2 Global, a highly acquisitive public company, where she worked closely with senior leadership on M&A, corporate governance, financing and strategy.

Prior to j2 Global, Ms. Yuan was a partner with the private equity and M&A group of Kirkland & Ellis LLP in Los Angeles.  During her time at K&E, she represented numerous private equity funds and their portfolio companies, along with other public and private companies, in complex transactions and various other corporate matters.


Ms. Yuan earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Harvard University, Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude.  Ms. Yuan then earned her Juris Doctor degree from Stanford Law School, with distinction.  

Ms. Yuan is licensed to practice law in the State of California.