Professionals

Hideo Horikoshi is a partner at Nishimura & Asahi, specializing in banking, acquisition finance, project finance, syndicated lending, and other financial and international transactions. Mr. Horikoshi has represented and advised governmental financial institutions, banks, private equity funds and companies in Japan and overseas.

He has extensive experience dealing with various large scale and complex acquisition finance transactions including TOB financing, mezzanine financing and recapitalization.

With his experience being seconded to the investment-banking department of a financial institution in Tokyo, his expertise also extends to the fields of debt restructuring and banking regulations.

Recent activities

5/2019

Most innovative Japanese law firm: Financial Times Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyer Awards 2019

Awards

2/2019

Corpus Juris M&A - Completely Revised Edition (first volume) (second volume)

Books

10/2018

Legal issues regarding drone flights

Articles

Education

2002
Southern Methodist University, School of Law (LL.M.)
1996
Hitotsubashi University (LL.B.)

Professional experience

2005 - 2007
Financial Institution (Structured Credit and Investment Division)
2003 - 2004
Asahi Koma Law Offices, New York Office
2002 - 2003
Haynes and Boone, LLP, Dallas, TX