Tomohiro Murakami > Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners > Tokyo, Japan > Lawyer Profile

Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners
Kishimoto Building 2F
2-2-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 100-0005
Japan

Work Department

  • Finance and Insurance
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Life Science, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare
  • International Practice

Position

Tomohiro Murakami is a partner who is in charge of both Banking & Finance  and Projects & Energy in the Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners.

Career

2005 – 2016 Nishimura & Asahi

2004 Blake Dawson Waldron (in Sydney) (currently known as Ashurst)

1998 Kosone & Associates

1998 – 2004 Mitsui, Yasuda, Wani & Maeda

 

Languages

Japanese and English

Memberships

Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association; Japan Federation of Bar Associations (1998)
New York (2005)

Manager (external) in charge of legal affairs at a national university corporation

2014 – present
Member of Administrative Committee of the Residential Disputes Review Board (Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association)

2013 – 2020
Board member of a medical corporation

Education

2005 London School of Economics and Political Science (MSc)

2003 Boston University School of Law (LL.M.)

1992 Chuo University (LL.B.)

Lawyer Rankings

Japan > Banking and finance: Independent local firms

Advising on the negotiation and preparation of contracts as well as structuring issues in the course of credit transactions, Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners’ experienced practice handles derivative transactions involving interest rates, currency exchange, commodities and credit events. The firm also provides expertise in global loan matters and overseas financial regulations. Tomohiro Murakami leads the team and advises clients on project finance across sectors including renewable energy and on  PPP/PFIs.

Japan > Projects and energy: Independent local firms

Specialising in project finance, Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners advises the lenders, sponsors and business entities across the lifecycle, including due diligence, drafting and negotiation, post-closing matters, and dispute resolution. The firm has experience in deals in the energy sector, notably solar, wind, biomass and thermal electric energy power projects, as well as infrastructure sector matters. Tomohiro Murakami leads the team and is known for expertise in PFI/PPP transactions relating to infrastructure projects.