Provided by Hiroyasu Ueda
Counsel to numerous debtors, creditors, creditors’ committees, etc. for more than three decades in cases involving a wide spectrum of industries and cross-border enterprises. Worked as a legal adviser for Lehman Brothers Japan Inc. since 2008. He also has extensive experience in acting as the dispute resolution provider of the Turnaround ADR. His practice extends from dispute resolution, to commercial litigation, M&A, intellectual property and labor issues.
As the head of the Japan Chapter of the East Asian Association of Insolvency & Restructuring, which holds symposia on insolvency practice with practitioners in China and Korea (The 13th symposium was held on November 5th this year), he has been contributing to the development of insolvency practice in East Asia and is acquainted with insolvency practice in China and Korea.
Admitted in Japan (1981)
Osaka Bar Association (Japan), 1981 Japan Federation of Bar Associations
"Legal issues around cross-border insolvency and restructuring (based on Lehman Brothers' cross-border insolvency case) - Summary of the insolvency proceedings of Lehman Brothers Japan Group and aspiration for future development" (NBL No.1120, April 2018) and others
University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1979); University College London (non-degree study, 1989-1990)
Hiroyasu Ueda is a highly sought-after legal adviser in Japan, to both distressed debtors and their creditors. He has significant experience handling in-court insolvency proceedings and out-of-court workouts.