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Provided by Atsushi Oishi

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Practice Areas

M&A, tax, Private Client / Wealth Management

Career

Worked at Weil, Gotshal & Manges, New York (2003-04).

Professional Memberships

Admitted in Japan, 1998; New York, 2004. Daini-Tokyo Bar Association; Registered as Licensed Tax Accountant, 2006; Member of Task Force on Management Buy Out Transactions organised by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (2007); Member of the Expert Committee on Anti-Tax Haven Legislation and Intangible Assets, organized by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (2013); Invited researcher at Global Family Business Research Institute, Waseda University (2016-); Member of PB Professional Ethics Review Committee, The Securities Analysts Association of Japan (2018-); Member of PB Education Committee, The Securities Analysts Association of Japan (2018-).

Publications

"Chambers Global Practice Guides Private Wealth 2020 - Japan Chapter" Chambers Global Practice Guides Private Wealth 2020, 2020; "Changes in Business Succession" Nikkei Publishing Inc., 2019; "Q&A Anti-Tax Haven Rules in Practice" Zeimu Keiri Kyokai, 2019; "Legal and Tax Affairs in Business Successions and M&As for Family Businesses" Shojihomu, 2018; "Increased Options for M&As: Legal and Tax Affairs Under the Revised Industrial Competitiveness Enhancement Act" Junkan Keirijouhou No. 1523, 2018; "Tax Q&A: Transaction Drafting Issues - Second edition" Chuokeizai-sha, 2018; "Tax Reform 2017: Impacts on M&A Practice" Sozei Kenkyu, 2017; "Cross-border Stock-for-stock Merger Between a Japanese Listed Company and a UK Private Company" Commercial Law Review, 2016; "Comprehensive Analysis of M& A Laws of Japan" Yuhikaku Publishing, 2015; "M& A Strategies from both a Tax and Legal Perspective - Second edition" Chuokeizai-sha, 2015; "New developments in cross-border M& A with stock as consideration" Commercial Law Review, 2014; "Tax Correction" Jurist, 2013; "Minority Squeeze-Out Mechanisms under Amended Corporate Law: Comparative Overview of Legal and Tax Considerations" Keiri-jouhou, 2012.

Personal

Graduated from the University of Tokyo (LLB, 1996); New York University School of Law (LLM, 2003).

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Corporate/M&A: Domestic - Japan
4
Band 4

Atsushi Oishi remains active on mergers and also has experience in corporate restructurings. Sources are quick to praise his commercial awareness and good business sense, as well as his legal experience.

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