Mergers and acquisitions, acquisition finance and general corporate law.
Qualified in 1990. Joined Mori Hamada & Matsumoto in 1990. Seconded to Freshfields in London 1994-96.
Daini Tokyo Bar Association. Inter Pacific Bar Association.
Contributor to "Comprehensive Analysis of M&A Laws of Japan" (Yuhikaku Publishing Co., Ltd. 2015), contributor to "A Systematic Look at the Issues: the Companies Act 5." (Dai-ichi Hoki Co. Ltd. 2012).
Born in November 1964. Graduated from Tokyo University in 1988 (LLB). Attended Legal Research & Training Institute 1988-90. Attended Oxford University 1993-94 (M Juris). Fluent in English.