Civil Litigation, Corporate Disputes, PL Litigation, Tax Disputes, International Litigation, International Arbitration.
Admitted: Japan, 1996 (voluntarily deregistered in 1998 and readmitted in 2000); New York, 2004.
Partner, Nishimura & Asahi; Judge of Yokohama District Court (1998-2000); Arnold & Porter LLP, Washington, DC (2003-2004).
Contributor, Civil Procedure in Japan (3rd eds., Juris Publishing)(forthcoming); “Exploring Practicality: Using Japanese Courtrooms for Evidence Gathering in International Arbitration”, Dispute Resolution International, Vol. 9 No. 2 (2015).
Graduate of the University of Tokyo (LLB, 1993) and Harvard Law School (LLM, 2003).