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Corporate/M&A; banking & finance; labour & employment law; dispute resolution & litigation.
Partner at Chuo Sogo Law Office P.C.; former vice-president at Osaka Bar Association (2015 - 2016); worked at Kirkland & Ellis LLP in Chicago (2005 - 2006); Adjunct Professor at Kyoto University Law School (2008 - 2012); Outside Director at three listed companies (Nakayama Steel Works; Arakawa Chemical Industries; Asaka Industrial)
Admitted in Japan (1994); New York (2006)
"Merger Control (Japan Chapter)" author, (Global Legal Insights, 2018, 2017)
"Enforcement of Foreign Judgments (Japan Chapter)" author, (Getting The Deal Through, 2011, updated 2012, 2013, 2014)
"A Legal Guide to Doing Business in the Asia-Pacific" co-author, (ABA, 2010)
Clients: Major banks; Steel and Chemical industries
Jurisdictions Of Expertise: Kansai area (Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe)
Sector Expertise: Finance; Chemical; Steel
Spoken Languages: He is fluent in English and his native Japanese.
Education: Northwestern University School of Law (Chicago,Illinois), LL.M 2005; Kyoto University, Faculty of Law LL.B 1992.
Awards: 10th Edition of Best Lawyers in Japan; Best Lawyers (Banking and Finance Law / Insolvency and Reorganization Law)(2019)
Hobby: Golf and wines: Wine Expert admitted by Japan Sommelier Association; WSET International Higher Certificate in Wines