Major Practice Areas
Mergers & Acquisitions / Corporate / Securities / Venture Capital and IPO’s / Employment and Labor
Other Practice Areas
Real Estate / Finance / Restructuring and Insolvency / Risk Management and Compliance / Dispute Resolution
Languages
Japanese

Profile

Jan 2014 – PresentKitahama Partners, Partner
Sep 2010Seconded to Japan Exchange Regulatory Agency (formerly Tokyo Stock Exchange Regulatory Agency) (Assigned to Market Surveillance and Compliance Division of the Compliance Unit (September 2010-August 2011), and Listing Company Compliance Division of the Listing Regulation Unit (September 2011-November 2012))
Oct 2006Graduated from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan; Admitted to practice in Japan; Joined Kitahama Partners
Mar 2004Kyoto University (LL.B.)

Other Activities

Apr 2016 – PresentProfessional Mentor, Osaka City Seed Acceleration Program
Sep 2015 – PresentAdjunct Professor, Osaka Prefecture University, Graduate School of Economics (M&A Law)
Apr 2015 – PresentPermanent Councilor, Osaka Bar Association
Apr 2009 – Aug 2010Adjunct Professor, Kindai University Law School (Corporate Law)

Memberships

  • National Network of Insolvency Attorneys