Tateshi Higuchi joins Nishimura & Asahi

Tateshi Higuchi

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Tateshi Higuchi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar until March 2018, joined Nishimura & Asahi as an Advisor on April 1, 2019.

After serving as Superintendent General, Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department from 2011 to 2013, Tateshi was an Advisor to our firm until he was appointed as Japan’s ambassador to Myanmar in 2014.

We believe that his abundant knowledge and many years of experience will further enrich and develop our firm’s corporate criminal practice as well as the work of our Yangon office and Myanmar practice, while also strengthening our unique capabilities in the fields of cyber security, money laundering, protection of industrial and trade secrets, and export control.

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