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Anderson Mori & Tomotsune

OTEMACHI PARK BUILDING, 1-1-1 OTEMACHI, CHIYODA-KU, TOKYO 107-0051, 100-8136, JAPAN
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Bangkok, Beijing, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta, Nagoya, Osaka and 3 more

Hironori Shibata

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Anderson Mori & Tomotsune

Position

Capital Markets, M&A, Corporate, Finance and Financial Institutions, Real Estate, Intellectual Property/Life Sciences/TMT

Career

Admitted in Japan (1994), New York (1999).

Languages

  • Japanese (first language)
  • English

Member

Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association (Japan), 1994.

Education

University of Tokyo (LLB, 1992); New York University School of Law (LLM, 1998).


Japan: Capital markets

Capital markets – Independent local firms

Within: Leading individuals

Hironori Shibata (Bengoshi) - アンダーソン・毛利・友常法律事務所 ・ 安德森·毛利·アンダーソン・毛利・友常法律事務所 ・ 安德森·毛利·友常律师事务所

Within: Capital markets – Independent local firms

Anderson Mori & Tomotsune handles the cross-border aspects of inbound and outbound equity and debt capital market transactions, primary offerings of 'samurai bonds' by foreign issuers, and J-REIT matters. In recent highlights, Hironori Shibata acted for a Japanese issuer and selling shareholder on the global IPO of LIXIL VIVA, while Minoru Kobayashi advised The Shizuoka Bank on the overseas issuance of $300m floating rate convertible bonds due in 2023. EZAKI GLICO appointed a team led by Kazuhiro Yoshii to oversee its issuance of JPY30bn zero coupon convertible bonds due in 2024, and Ryu Umezu was appointed Japanese counsel by Okura on its public offering and listing of shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

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