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Atsumi & Sakai

FUKOKU SEIMEI BUILDING, 2-2-2 UCHISAIWAICHO, CHIYODA-KU, TOKYO 100-0011, JAPAN
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Work +81 3 5501 2111
Fax:
Fax +81 3 5501 2211
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Web:
www.aplaw.jp
London, Tokyo

Setsuko Yufu

Tel:
Work +81-(0)3-5501-1165
Email:
Atsumi & Sakai

Work Department

EU Related Matters (Competition, Trade Law Issues, M&As Included), Joint Ventures, M&A, Anti Trust Cases (Cartel and Bid-Rigging Cases Included), Emissions Trading, General Corporate Legal Matters Including Compliance

Position

Partner

Career

Loeff Claeys Verbeke (Brussels) (currently Allen & Overy) (Brussels) (1986–1987)
Keio University, Graduate School Lecturer (EU Law) (April 2005–March 2007) (April 2010–March 2012 )
Komazawa University, Graduate School Lecturer (EU Law) (April 2005–March 2007)
Member of the Intellectual Property Securitization Committee of the Japan Patent Attorney Association (2004-2007, Vice Chairman 2005–2006)
JFA Sports Managers College, Special Lecturer (Compliance) (2004–2011)
Member of the "Nomination Committee of Candidates for Representative Members," Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Company (2010-2011)
Outside auditor for KFC Holdings Japan, Ltd. (Previously KFC Japan, Ltd.) (June 2011-June 2016)
Member of the Council on Antimonopoly Policy of JFTC (September 2016-)

Languages

Japanese and English

Member

The European Union Studies Association- Japan (Board member 2013-), The Japan Association of International Economic Law, Japan Competition Law Forum (Board member 2015-)

Education

Waseda University (LL.B.,1974)
University of Amsterdam, Europa Institute (Diploma, 1986)
The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan


Japan: Antitrust and competition law

Independent local firms

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Setsuko Yufu - Atsumi & Sakai

Within: Independent local firms

The team at Atsumi & Sakai has ‘extensive knowledge and experience’ with regards to domestic and cross-border antitrust matters for clients across a range of sectors, including manufacturing, energy and transport. Practice head Setsuko Yufuunderstands European business culture very well’ and is ‘a star in the field’ with ‘a hands-on approach and a strategic mind’. Saori Hanada and Tatsuo Yamashima are also recommended as ‘very bright, highly responsive and easy to work with’.

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