Clifford Chance LLP

Corporate/M&A: Domestic Department

Japan
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What the team is known for Serves an impressive roster of domestic and foreign clients in sectors including the energy, chemical and automotive industries. Assists with acquisitions and divestitures as well as business alliances. Works closely with its network of overseas colleagues across the Asia-Pacific region to provide guidance on international transactions.

Strengths A satisfied client reports that "the service is very good, in both quality and speed," going on to add: "They go straight to the point and also set out clear options, and they respond very quickly on sudden requests."

Another client is appreciative of the firm's ability to handle all aspects of cross-border transactions, noting: "Clifford Chance's Tokyo office serves as a 'one-stop' service provider, managing its overseas offices in an efficient way."

Work highlights Acted for Sonnedix Japan on its acquisition of two solar PV projects.

Notable practitioners

Tatsuhiko Kamiyama is a key contact for clients.