Ziyu spent three years as an engineering undergraduate at the University of Toronto before starting his JD degree.

During his time at the University of Toronto- Faculty of Law, he was a caseworker at Downtown Legal Services-Employment Law Division. Prior to Articling at De Bousquet PC, Ziyu was also a caseworker at IAVGO Legal Clinic, assisting injured workers with their WSIB claims.

Ziyu is fluent in Mandarin.

In his free time, Ziyu is enjoys reading and playing online video games with his friends.