Professionals

Hiroko Shibata is a partner in the M&A and Corporate Group at Nishimura & Asahi.

In addition to her in-depth experience handling various M&A transactions, Ms. Shibata has advised extensively on corporate governance rules and labor regulations in Japan, which many foreign clients face when developing their businesses in Japan.

Recent activities

11/2020

Getting the Deal Through - Executive Compensation & Employee Benefits 2020: Japan

Articles

10/2020

IFLR1000 2021: Global Expansion and Highest Rankings for Japan

Awards

9/2020

Corpus Juris Series - Personal Information Protection Legislation (Global)

Books

Education

2007
School of Law, University of California, Berkeley (LL.M.)
1998
The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

Professional experience

2008 - 2009
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2007 - 2008
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, New York