Mr Hiroshi Watanabe > Ushijima & Partners > Tokyo, Japan > Lawyer Profile

Ushijima & Partners
SANNO PARK TOWER 12F (RECEPTION)/14F
11-1, NAGATACHO 2-CHOME, CHIYODA-KU
TOKYO 100-6114
Japan

Work Department

General Corporate; Compliance; Corporate Governance; M&A; Hostile Takeover; Crisis Management / Handling of Misdoings; Litigation / Arbitration; Antitrust; Startup Business Support; Labor/Employment; Real Estate

Position

Partner

Career

Admitted in Japan (1996), Ushijima & Partners (1996); Partner, Ushijima & Partners (2003-); Part-time auditor at Aoba Life Insurance (until 2004)

Languages

Japanese, English

Memberships

Dai-ni Tokyo Bar Association (1996)

Education

Chuo University (LL.B., 1992); Legal Training and Research institute of Supreme Court of Japan (1994-1996); First doctoral course in the Companies Act at Graduate School of Law of Chuo University (1993-1997)

Leisure

Watching baseball

Lawyer Rankings

Japan > Corporate and M&A: Independent local firms

(Leading individuals: Bengoshi)

Hiroshi WatanabeUshijima & Partners

Providing a range of services from preventative advisory to dispute resolution, Ushijima & Partners advises Japanese entities doing business within and outside of Japan including foreign corporations and financial institutions investing into Japan. Specialisms for the firm include establishing companies and associations, corporate reorganizations, litigation and alternative dispute resolution. Managing partner Shin Ushijima  co-leads the team with Hiroshi Watanabe  whose experience covers M&A transactions and related dispute resolutions.