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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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Partner

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Japan > Restructuring and insolvency: International firms and joint ventures

Ayako Kawano leads the restructuring and insolvency practice at White & Case LLP – White & Case Law Offices (Registered Association), which advises international corporations on the Japanese aspects of bankruptcy, insolvency and workout matters, working closely with the firm’s wider global network. Clients stem from a wide range of industries including the financial services, mining, energy, aviation and shipping sectors.

Japan > Real estate and construction: International firms and joint ventures

(Leading individuals: Bengoshi)

Ayako KawanoWhite & Case LLP – White & Case Law Offices (Registered Association)

White & Case LLP – White & Case Law Offices (Registered Association)’s real estate and construction practice focuses on inbound and outbound transactions relating to the full gamut of real estate assets, acting for developers, owners, private and institutional investors, investment funds, lenders, and underwriters. Mizuho Yamada heads up the team which has seen an uptick in data centre instructions; the group recently advised on ESR’s acquisition of an Osaka data centre asset part of $2.15bn project. Also of note in the team is Ayako Kawano, who is an expert in J-REITs and complex financing deals.