Professionals

Daisuke Morimoto

Partner

日本語 中文(简体) 中文(繁體)

Languages:
Japanese   English   
Practice areas:
M&ACorporate & Commercial TransactionsInternational LitigationCorporate Crisis ManagementComplianceCross-border Transactions (General)

Anti-Corruption


Qualifications:
Admitted in Japan (2001)
Admitted in New York (2008)

Daisuke Morimoto is a corporate and crisis management partner of our Firm and is specialized in complex business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, business alliances, corporate reorganizations and leveraged buyouts and crisis management.

Mr. Morimoto has extensive experience structuring and negotiating transactions as well as drafting transaction documents (in both English and Japanese), including stock purchase agreements, joint venture agreements and equity investment agreements. In addition, Mr. Morimoto has advised a wide variety of foreign and domestic clients regarding a matters, including corporate governance and crisis management as well as providing general corporate counseling.

Recent activities

5/2018

Educational Institutions - A Legal and Regulatory Handbook for Setting Up Overseas: Japan

Articles

11/2016

Getting the Deal Through - Government Investigations 2017 (Japan Chapter)

Articles

3/2016

Corpus Juris Crisis Management

Books

Education

2007
Northwestern University School of Law (LL.M.)
2000
The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

Professional experience

2007 - 2008
Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Chicago and Los Angeles
2005
Guest Associate Professor at Kyushu University