Securities and corporate law with an emphasis on issues, public offerings, private placements and secondary distributions in Japan of Samurai bonds, notes, covered warrants, shares, exchangeable bonds and structured securities by international institutions, foreign national and local governments, government agencies and foreign corporations, IPOs and listings on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Dai-Ichi Tokyo Bar Association (1983).
Partner, capital markets practice.
Graduate: University of Washington School of Law (LLM, 1987); Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (1983); University of Tokyo (LLB, 1980). Fluent in Japanese and English, fair in Mandarin.