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Yasuhiro Anan

Associate / Attorney at Law

Fukuoka Office

Major Practice Areas
Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions / Risk Management and Compliance / Venture Capital and IPO’s / Dispute Resolution


Yasuhiro Anan is an attorney working in our firm’s Fukuoka Office, where he primarily handles general corporate legal affairs. In particular, he has experience with M&A matters, guidance on general shareholders’ meetings, assisting with IPO’s, general consultation relating to corporate reorganization, and matters relating to defenses against hostile takeovers. Based upon his  experience of serving as a member of the Compliance Committee of a Japanese national university, he has been providing a wide range of advice to clients relating to compliance. In addition, because Mr. Anan has been practicing in Fukuoka where the ability to respond to a wide variety of legal matters is required, he has extensive experience in handling a wide range of legal matters in addition to the foregoing.

Education & Professional Career

  • M&A matters of domestic companies
  • Guidance on general shareholders’ meetings
  • Assisting IPO’s
  • Handling a variety of consultations relating to corporate reorganization
  • Consultations relating to defenses against hostile takeovers
  • Providing legal advice as a member of the Kyushu University Compliance Committee
  • Shareholders’ derivative action
  • Corporate legal affairs, client consultations, general civil matters, criminal cases, and other matters
Jan 2017Joined Kitahama Partners
Dec 2016Graduated from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan; Admitted to practice in Japan
Mar 2015Kyoto University Law School (J.D.)
Mar 2013Osaka University (LL.B.)

Other Activities

Apr 2018 – PresentMember of the Kyushu University Compliance Committee