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Atsumi & Sakai

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

Hiroyuki Nezu

Tel:
Work +81-(0)3-5501-1168
Email:
Web:
www.aplaw.jp/lawyers/hiroyuki-nezu/
Atsumi & Sakai

Work Department

Finance PG/Finance, Finance PG/Real Estate, Corporate PG, Risk Management PG.

Position

Senior Partner (Financial Law, Asset Based Lending, Securitization, Asset-Backed Securitization, Structured Finance, Securities, M&A, Buyouts, Corporate Restructuring, Bankruptcy, General Corporate Law, Risk Management ).

Career

Public prosecutor (1998-1999) Lecturer at Waseda University Law Department (October 2001-December 2003).

Languages

Japanese and English.

Member

Tokyo Bar Association, Special member of the Asset Based Lending Association Supporting member of the Japan personal property appraisal nonprofit organization “Nihon Dosan Kantei”, Member of the Asset Based Lending Review Board (ABL Business at Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry in 2013, 2014, 2016), Board member of the Medical Corporation KISENKAI (March 2016-).

Education

Waseda University (LL.B., 1994); The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan.

Leisure

Drive and BBQ


Japan: Risk management and investigations

Risk management and investigations – Independent local firms

Within: Risk management and investigations – Independent local firms

Atsumi & Sakai acts for Japanese and multinational companies operating in Japan on crisis management matters. The business value restoration team focuses on compliance and disclosure, while the white-collar crime group has experience in criminal defence including fraud, forgery, embezzlement, cybercrime, tax evasion, foreign bribes and felony cases. Hiroyuki Nezu jointly leads the team with Masataka Hayakawa, the latter of which focuses on corporate regulatory compliance and investigations, corporate risk and white-collar defence, among others, and  has ‘experience as a prosecutor and an officer at the Ministry of Justice in Japan, which makes his work valuable.’ Also recommended is of counsel Kohei Murakawa, who has ‘distinguished skills in global disputes’ and experience in domestic and international cartel investigations including internal audits and leniency applications.

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