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DLA Piper LLP

Corporate/M&A: International

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What the team is known for

Experienced advising well-known Japanese companies across a range of joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions. Varied sector coverage including deals in the media, telecommunications, hospitality, finance and pharmaceutical sectors. Knowledgeable in various domestic corporate structures, including establishing silent partnerships. Also receives instructions from multinationals for work on the formation of operations in Japan.

Strengths

A client reports: "The team really understands how to strategically help us from a commercial perspective. I find their performance to be very strong, thanks to their ability to intimately understand our business and commercial objectives."

Work highlights

Acted for OneConnect Financial Technology on its establishment of a Japanese joint venture with SBI Neo Financial Services in order to distribute its products in Japan.

Notable practitioners

Lance Miller acts on a range of corporate and commercial matters, including M&A transactions and investments. A pleased client explains: "I consult him not only for his legal expertise, but also because of his depth of knowledge of the Japanese market. He can provide balanced legal advice on a wide variety of issues."

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Corporate/M&A: International Department

DLA Piper LLP

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Meiji Seimei Kan, 7F

2-1-1 Marunouchi

Chiyoda-ku

Tokyo

Tokyo-to

Japan

100-0005

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Lance J Miller
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