Professionals

Promoted to partner in 1999.
Experienced in NP loans, real property, and equity investment cases dealing with foreign capital funds and companies.
In addition to domestic M&A and business integration cases, recently engaged in many M&A and JV cases by Japanese corporations in the USA, Europe, and Asian countries.
Advised in lawsuits on behalf of Japanese corporations in the USA and other overseas countries, and extended experience in the dispute settlement and risk management fields.
Won many awards in the Corporate/M&A and Healthcare fields from business law reviews, such as Chambers and Best Lawyers.

Recent activities

4/2019

Top attorneys in Japan: Best Lawyers - 2020 edition

Awards

3/2019

Winner: Asian-mena Counsel Deal of the Year 2018

Awards

2/2019

Highest rankings in Chambers Global 2019

Awards

Education

1995
The University of Chicago Law School (LL.M.)
1989
Waseda University (LL.B.)

Professional experience

2018 -
Auditor, Organization for PPP Promotion Suport
2017 -
Auditor, Construction Project Delivery System Council
2017 -
Member, Committee regarding Selection of Organizer of International Exhibition Center, Aichi Prefecture
2016 -
Member, Third Party Committee regarding PPP of Toll Roads Business, Aichi Prefecture
2012 -
Auditor, Susaki Welfare Foundation
2012
Member, Committee regarding PPP of Toll Roads Business, Aichi Prefecture
2012
Member, Committee regarding Formation for Sustainable Town, MLIT
2002 -
Arbitrator Candidate, Daini Tokyo Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution