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Kei Ito

Tokyo, Japan Asia-Pacific Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Investment Funds: Bengoshi
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Investment Funds: Bengoshi - Japan

Band 1

Kei Ito is a distinguished deal maker, renowned for the prowess of his private funds practice. He is singled out by market sources for his "comprehensive advice and legal support regarding laws and regulations both in Japanese and English," while a further interviewee adds: "He is always top of his game and very responsive whenever we need his help."
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Practice Areas

Banking, Asset Management/Funds, Acquisition Finance, Project Finance, Cross-border Transactions (General), China, Hong Kong.

Career

Partner Nishimura & Asahi; Sidley Austin, Chicago (1997-1998); Lecturer, Keio Law School (2007-2013); Lecturer, Hitotsubashi University School of Law (2008-).

Professional Memberships

Admitted: Japan (1992); New York (1998).

Publications

"International Survey of Investment Adviser Regulation - Third Edition - (Japan Chapter)" (Kluwer Law International, 2012); "The Private Equity Review - Third Edition - (Investing/Fundraising, Japan Chapter)" (Law Business Research, 2014); "Hedge Funds: A Practical Global Handbook to the Law and Regulation Second Edition (Japan Chapter)" (Global Law Business Ltd, 2019).

Personal

Graduate of the University of Tokyo (LLB,1990), New York University School of Law (LLM,1997).

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Kei Ito

Nishimura & Asahi

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Otemon Tower

1-1-2 Otemachi

Chiyoda-ku

Tokyo

Tokyo

Japan

100-8124

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