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Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu
TOKYO 100-7036
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Work Department

Real Estate, J-REIT and General Corporate


Real Estate and J-REITs; Infrastructure; General Corporate (including corporate governance, compliance); Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A); Securitization/Structured Finance/Trust; Financial Regulations/Fund Management; Legislation/Regulations; Risk and Crisis Management; Overseas Support Services.


Admitted to Bar in Japan (1989); Lovell White Durrant, London (1995-1996); Partner of Nagashima & Ohno (1998); Partner of Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu (2000).


Japanese, English


Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association


The University of Tokyo (LLB, 1986); The University of Illinois College (LLM, 1995).



Lawyer Rankings

Japan > Real estate and construction: Independent local firms

(Leading individuals: Bengoshi)

Shunpei TanakaNagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Known for its strong J-REITS practice and involvement in legislative drafting, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu is also active in evolving its real estate and construction practices using new technologies and innovation, and example being the firm’s collaboration with PKSHA Technology Inc. and investment into legaltech start-up MNTSQ. Real estate finance and J-REIT expert Shunpei Tanaka  leads the strong team that includes Mami Ikebukuro, who focuses on real estate finance and real estate funds; Hiroto Inoue , who ‘is one of the best in real estate sector’; real estate specialist Kenji Utsumi ; and Shinichiro Horaguchi , whose experience covers real estate funds, real estate financing, real estate securitization and J-REIT formation.

Japan > Projects and energy: Independent local firms

Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu advises leading power utility companies, trading companies and investors on material energy-related projects, as well as assisting financial institutions in a range of energy law and infrastructure matters. Acting for domestic and international stakeholders, generators, retail energy providers and financial institutions, the firm has particular experience in project finance for renewable energy projects. Shunpei Tanaka  co-leads the team with project finance expert Jiro Mikami; they can draw from a deep well of expertise, not least Takao Higuchi, who focuses on energy, infrastructure and project finance, as well as corporate finance. Other key names are energy specialist Kei Okubo  and Kiyoshi Honda, whose forte is real estate finance.