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Mori Hamada & Matsumoto

Insurance

2 ranked lawyersBand 1JapanAsia-Pacific 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Mori Hamada & Matsumoto is highly acclaimed for frequently assisting insurance companies with corporate matters, including reorganisations, acquisitions and cross-border alliances. Leading position in the field of insurtech, providing legal services to peer-to-peer insurance start-ups and advising on market entry issues. Clients seek its assistance with FSA regulatory issues and negotiations in connection with regulators for approvals and licensing. Also handles a range of contentious matters.

Strengths

A client describes the Mori Hamada & Matsumoto team's "excellent performance and services in terms of quality of work products, timeliness and understanding of the client’s business and needs," and adds they are "very much satisfied, and highly recommend them to others."

A further client praises the firm's "excellent" performance, adding: "They are very flexible and always take care of the client's concern."

Notable practitioners

Kazuo Yoshida is a new entrant to the ranking this year. He regularly represents insurance companies in insurance law and regulatory mandates, drawing upon his prior experience seconded to the Insurance Business Division of the Supervisory Bureau of the Financial Services Agency. A client describes his quality of service as "superb," when it comes to advising clients on "matters related to the Insurance Business Act and Companies Act."

Masakazu Masujima is a highly regarded practitioner in the area of insurtech and is widely known in the market for his knowledge and experience in financial regulations and insurance-related technology mandates.

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Overview

Our expertise encompasses insurance litigation, regulatory affairs, compliance, reinsurance, captive insurers, group restructurings, mergers and acquisitions, and financings. We provide solutions to clients engaged in global insurance markets.

For more details, please visit our website

https://www.mhmjapan.com/en/practices/regulatory-regulated-transactions/insurance.html

Insurance

Mori Hamada & Matsumoto

firm
Location

Marunouchi Park Building

2-6-1 Marunouchi

Chiyoda-ku

Tokyo

Tokyo-to

Japan

100-8222

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Japan

Insurance


Kazuo Yoshida
Up and Coming
Masakazu Masujima
Band 1