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Shunsei Kato

Associate / Attorney at Law

Tokyo Office

Major Practice Areas
Corporate / Insurance / Antitrust and Competition Law / Real Estate / Dispute Resolution


Shunsei Kato is an attorney whose practice focuses on negotiation and litigation. He has been handling a variety of negotiation and litigation matters in the areas of insurance, collection of claims, accidents in nursing care, traffic accidents, surrender of buildings, and other matters. Furthermore, he specializes in the area of economic law and advises his clients on Japan’s Anti-Monopoly Act (unfair business practices), Subcontracting Charges Law, and the Act Against Unjustifiable Premiums and Misleading Representations. Mr. Kato has been actively attending study groups, seminars and workshops so that he can advise his clients based on the latest discussions and recent trends established by regulatory authorities. Accurately identifying the needs of his clients, Mr. Kato promptly and faithfully responds to them, works diligently, and is dedicated to providing legal services which satisfy his clients’ needs.

Work Highlights

  • Matters involving insurance claims
  • Matters involving collection claims
  • Matters involving traffic accidents
  • Matters involving accidents in nursing care facilities
  • Matters involving the surrender of buildings

Education & Professional Career

Jan 2018Joined Kitahama Partners
Dec 2017Graduated from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan; Admitted to practice in Japan
Mar 2015Chuo Law School (J.D.)
Mar 2012Ritsumeikan University (LL.B.)