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White & Case LLP - White & Case Law Offices (Registered Association)
Marunouchi Trust Tower Main
26th Floor, 1-8-3 Marunouchi
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0005
Japan
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Japan > Antitrust and competition: International firms and joint ventures

(Leading individuals: Bengoshi)

Toshio DokeiWhite & Case LLP – White & Case Law Offices (Registered Association)

White & Case LLP – White & Case Law Offices (Registered Association)’s Tokyo office operates one of the leading antitrust and competition practices in Japan, advising Japanese and international clients on high-profile antitrust matters in Japan and abroad. The firm offers antitrust advise in relations to M&A matters, cartel investigations, and counselling for an impressive client list. The practice is led by Toshio Dokei, who has a background as a judge and provides insights to clients on contentious antitrust matters. Dokei also regularly represents clients before the Japanese Fair Trade Commission and courts. Also of note is Takako Onoki, who has extensive experience advising on antitrust investigations and litigation for global mergers and transactions. Recent highlights for the firm include advising Panasonic Corporation on its acquisition of the remaining 80% of capital stock interests of Blue Yonder.

Japan > Projects and energy: International firms and joint ventures

(Leading individuals: Bengoshi)

Toshio DokeiWhite & Case LLP – White & Case Law Offices (Registered Association)

White & Case LLP – White & Case Law Offices (Registered Association)’s six-partner projects and energy group includes oil and gas, LNG, renewables, and infrastructure sector experts who are instructed by key Japanese and international financial institutions, banks, utility companies and export credit agencies. Working closely with the firm’s Singapore office, it is also a popular choice for complex LNG price review and disputes matters. Practice head Paul Harrison continues to advise on large-scale project finance transactions, with recent instructions involving advising a number of lenders on the multibillion-dollar financing for the development of a gas liquefaction facility in Mozambique. The team also houses Micah Sadoyama and senior associate Michael Richter who specialise in oil and gas, and the LNG sector. Toshio Dokei is a further name to note. Since publication, Alexander Woody departed to Nishimura & Asahi.