Professionals

Takemi Hiramatsu specializes in general corporate matters including M&As, joint ventures and corporate restructurings. He also has ample experiences in dispute related matters, including those relating to employment and intellectual properties. He is especially notable for his ability to advise on M&A and other transactional matters covering all relevant areas of law, including corporate, securities, employment, IP and insolvency laws. Further, as he has been serving as a lawyer at the firm in charge of international associations of law firms since 1997, he is handling cross-border matters utilizing his abundant personal network, established through his activities as such, with a great number of foreign lawyers spreading all over the world. He was recommended for M&As by Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2008 (August 2008).

Recent activities

5/2019

Getting the Deal Through - Distribution & Agency 2019: Japan

Articles

5/2018

Getting the Deal Through - Distribution & Agency 2018: Japan

Articles

5/2017

Getting the Deal Through - Distribution & Agency 2017 (Japan Chapter)

Articles

Education

1993
Columbia University School of Law (LL.M.)
1987
The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

Professional experience

2017 -
Observer, Committee for Discussion of Japan Broadcasting Corporations Viewers Fee System, Etc.
2016 -
Executive Auditor, Sanrio Company, Ltd.
2012 - 2016
Regional Vice Chair Asia Pacific, Labor and Employment Practice Group of Lex Mundi
2011
Member, Chairman Nominating Committee of Pacific Rim Advisory Council
2009
Member, Chairman Nominating Committee of Pacific Rim Advisory Council
2005
Member, the International Committee of the Daini Tokyo Bar Association
2005
Member, Chairman Nominating Committee of Pacific Rim Advisory Council
2004 - 2009
Member, Policy and Planning Committee of Pacific Rim Advisory Council
2002 - 2003
Member, Chairman Nominating Committee of Pacific Rim Advisory Council
1999 - 2011
Co-Chairman, Intellectual Property and Licensing Practice Group of Pacific Rim Advisory Council
1994 - 1995
Davis Polk & Wardwell, New York