Professionals

Yoshiyuki Asaoka is a corporate and M&A partner of Nishimura & Asahi's Tokyo Office. Mr. Asaoka's practice covers various corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions and other strategic transactions, private equity, corporate governance and corporate litigation.

Recent activities

6/2019

Law Firm of the Year: ALB Japan Law Awards 2019

Awards

6/2019

Japan Firm of the Year at asialaw Regional Awards 2019

Awards

5/2019

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

Awards

Education

2012
University of Oxford Faculty of Law and Said Business School (MSc in Law and Finance with distinction)
2011
New York University School of Law (LL.M. in Corporate Law, Fulbright scholar)
2005
The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

Professional experience

2006 - 2012
Miyakezaka Sogo Law Offices