Atsumi & Sakai

News

Recent News

January 16, 2015 Four newly-admitted associates, Keita Hitomi, Reina Kanemura, Fuminori Kato, and Sho Tsuzuki, all attorneys admitted in Japan, joined Atsumi & Sakai. In addition, two newly-admitted associates, Yosuke Koike and Genki Mizokuchi, admitted in Japan, joined Janssen Foreign Law Joint Enterprise with Atsumi & Sakai.
January 14, 2015 Fumiko Oikawa, Shintaro Hamasu, Masayuki Matsuura, Ryosuke Oue, and Teruhisa Toyama have been promoted to the position of Partner at the Firm as of January 13, 2015.
January 01, 2015 Keita Imaizumi, an attorney admitted in Japan, joined Atsumi & Sakai on January 1, 2015, as a Partner.
December 24, 2014 Takumi Fukuda will be promoted to the position of Partner at the Firm as of January 1, 2015.
December 15, 2014 Setsuko Yufu, Partner, has been listed in "GCR (Global Competition Review) 100 2015" as a "Highly recommended".

Publications & Seminars

January 14, 2015 [Seminar] Takumi Fukuda, Partner, presented a seminar lecture entitled "Private Equity Funds Practice and Recent Amendments to the Related Laws," on January 14, 2015, hosted by Financial Facsimile News, organized by FN Communications.
December 19, 2014 [Article] "How to Ensure Your Corporate Legal Department is Better Involved in M&A Acquisitions – Tips for Persuading Management and Negotiating Internally," co-authored in Japanese by Mitsunobu Sato and Hitomi Furukawa, has been published in Business Homu Vol. 15 No. 12, February 2015, published by CHUOKEIZAI-SHA, INC.
December 15, 2014 [Article] "Real Estate in Vietnam – Foreign Investment Regulations Updated to Stimulate Investment," authored in Japanese by Shingo Noguchi, has been published in SKETCHPRO, January 2015, published by Sketch Co., Ltd.
December 04, 2014 [Article] "The Latest Trends of Settlement Proceedings and Civil Procedure in EU," authored in Japanese by Saori Hanada, Partner, has been published in The Lawyers, December 2014, published by ILS Publications, Inc.
December 04, 2014 [Article] "Viet Nam - Facing Global Competition with the ASEAN’s Accelerated Economic Integration: Current Legal Practice," authored in Japanese by Shingo Noguchi, has been published in The Lawyers, December 2014, published by ILS Publications, Inc.

Practices