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Daniel C. Hounslow*   (Consultant) Main Office: London

Daniel C. Hounslow*
Background Atsumi & Sakai (Tokyo, Japan) (Partner, 2006-2011)
Clifford Chance (Tokyo, Japan) (2000–2006)
Nishimura & Partners (Tokyo, Japan) (1999–2000)
Norton Rose (London, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Jakarta) (1986–1998)
Practice Areas Private Equity, M&A, Commercial Transactions, Funds
Education Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK (LL.M. ,1985)
Kingston Polytechnic, London, UK (BA (Hons.) Law, 1984)
Languages English
Tel +44-(0)75-2149-3501 (UK Mobile)
+81-(0)3-5501-2118 (Japan assistant)

Recommendations and Awards


  • “International Compliance”, Japan Chapter, (C.H. Beck, Hart, Nomos (editor Dr. Konstantin von Busekist) , 2015)
  • "Getting the Deal Through- Construction 2013", Japan Chapter,(Law Business Research Ltd., 2012) [Co-author]
  • "Expansion of PPP opportunities in Japan", Euromoney Yearbooks- Privatisation & Public Private Partnership Review 2012/13, Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC (2012) [Co-author]
  • "Country Q&A Japan" Corporate Real Estate Handbook 2010/2011, Practical Law Company (2010) [Co-author]
  • "Country Q&A Japan" PLC Cross-border Construction and Projects Handbook 2010/11, Practical Law Company (2010) [Co-author]
  • "Practical Considerations for Private Equity Investments" [Co-author] July 2007 edition of Japan Review Asialaw
  • "Modernizing Japanese Corporate Law—Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law" June 2003 [Co-author]
  • "Doing Business in Japan" Asian Venture Capital Journal [Co-author]
  • Japan chapter of "Norton Rose on Cross-border Security" [Co-author]

Web Articles


  • Moderator on "Due Diligence in Japan" at the IFLR/IPBA Asia M&A Conference 2005

Mr. Hounslow is not registered in Japan as gaikokuho-jimu-bengoshi and neither practices law nor acts as an intermediary of legal matters on any laws in Japan; he does not practice law or advise on English or any other law in the UK or elsewhere.
Neither Atsumi & Sakai LPC nor Atsumi & Sakai Europe Limited is regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority for England and Wales.