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Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu
JP TOWER, 2-7-2 MARUNOUCHI
CHIYODA-KU
TOKYO 100-7036
Japan
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Work Department

Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu (Tokyo, Japan)

Position

Partner, specializing in taxation; tax advice and planning; tax controversy and litigation.

Career

Bar of Japan (admitted in 1999), Bar of the State of New York (admitted in 2005); Alston & Bird LLP, Washington, D.C.(2004-2005); Partner of Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu since 2007; Teaching tax law as Professor of Law or Associate Professor of Law from 2007 through 2017.

Languages

Japanese, English

Memberships

Bar of Japan (1999)
Bar of the State of New York (2004)
Member of the Executive Committee of International Fiscal Association (IFA) Headquarters, and of the Board and the Management Committee of IFA Japan Branch
Member, Tax Section, International Bar Association (IBA)
Member and Past Vice Chair, Tax Committee, Inter-pacific Bar Association (IPBA)
Member, Commission of Taxation, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

Education

The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1997), Harvard Law School (LL.M., 2004)

Lawyer Rankings

Japan > Private wealth: Independent local firms

(Leading individuals: Bengoshi)

Yushi HegawaNagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Covering the spectrum of services in the area, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu has particular strengths in structured finance and trusts, taxation, general corporate and M&A, as well as advising on domestic and cross-border issues. Masayuki Fukuda  is known for strength in trusts and inheritance work; he co-leads the team with expert in tax advice Yushi Hegawa . Another key name in the area is Yoshikazu Hasegawa , who has experience in Singapore matters.

Japan > Tax: Independent local firms

(Leading individuals: Bengoshi)

Yushi HegawaNagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu’s tax team enters a new era following the promotion of Yushi Hegawa  to head of the tax practice group. Well known for its high-profile tax litigation practice, the firm acts for an impressive roster of domestic and international clients in addition to non-contentious tax advisory services. Hegawa routinely advises on multi-jurisdictional corporate and commercial transactions, audits, and disputes, cancellations, and nullification orders. Also notable are Koichiro Yoshimura and Tsutomu Endo who focus on corporate transactions and M&A.