Koichi Kusano appointed to Japan’s Supreme Court

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Koichi Kusano

Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi is pleased to announce that Koichi Kusano, a senior partner of our firm, has been appointed to Japan’s Supreme Court.

Koichi Kusano has overseen our firm’s corporate practice for many years and has served as a senior partner since 2004.  His profile is as follows:

Born in 1955 (63 years old this year)

2018 Doctor of Law, University of Tokyo
1986 Harvard Law School (LL.M.)
1978 The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)


Professional experience
2014 Visiting Professor, Harvard Law School
2013 - Professor, Keio University Law School
2007 - 2010 Visiting Professor, University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics
2004 - 2005 Visiting Professor, Business Law Center, University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics


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