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This content is provided by Yoshitoshi Imoto.

Practice Areas

Advising on all aspects of antitrust/competition matters such as merger investigations and filings, cartel investigations, complex distribution/licensing issues, abuse cases and competition-law-related disputes for both multi-national and domestic clients.

Professional Memberships

Daiichi-Tokyo Bar Association, American Bar Association and Japan Competition Forum.


Admitted in Japan (2002). University of Tokyo (LL.B., 2001) and Harvard Law School (LL.M., 2008).


The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Merger Control 2015, 2016 and 2017 Japan (co-author), Annotation of Anti-monopoly Act (in Japanese, co-author) (2014), The law and practice of antitrust gun jumping and information exchange - for M&A practitioners (in Japanese, co-author) (2017)