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Hiroshi Maeda   (Partner)

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Hiroshi Maeda
Admitted Japan (1981)
Bar Association Daini Tokyo Bar Association
Education The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1979)
The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
Cornell Law School (LL.M., 1986)
Background Komatsu & Tomotsune (1981-1985)
Training Overseas (1986-1990)
Mitsui Company (Previously Mitsui, Yasuda, Wani & Maeda) (1988-2004)
Nishimura & Asahi (2004-2018)
Member Member, Industrial Structure Council, Economic Cooperation Committee, Ministry of International Trade and Industry (1995-1996)
Member, PFI (Private Finance Initiative) Promotion Committee, Cabinet Office (1999-2009)
Member, Prospective Investee Evaluation Committee, Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation, Japan (2003-)
Member, Sports Promotion Subsidy Assessment Committee, Japan Sport Council (2004-)
Lecturer, Sophia Law School (2005-)
Member, Special Committee of the Sports Promotion Lottery, Sports/Youth Subcommittee of Central Council for Education, The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (2008-2009)
Member, Meeting of An Expert Panel Tasked with Monitoring The Improvement Plan for Japan Airlines Corporation, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (2009)
Vice Chairman, Infrastructure Subcommittee of the Japan-Australia Business Co-operation Committee (2009-2016)
Member, Asia Pacific Infrastructure Partnership (2011-)
Member, Expert Panel on PFI Research for Quasi-Zenith Satellite System, Cabinet Office (2012)
Member, Commission on Evaluation of Independent Administrative Institutions, The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (2013-)
Member, Japan-Mekong Business Cooperation Committee (2013-)
Member, EPA Subcommittee of the Japan-Australia Business Co-operation Committee (2016-)
Member, Examination Committee on Hub Development for Cruise Port via Public-Private Partnership, Ports and Harbours Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (2016-)
Member, Examination Board for Strengthening of Financial Function, Financial Services Agency (2016-)
Practice Areas Project Finance, PFI/PPP
Languages Japanese and English
 

Recommendations and Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in Japan 2021
    • Asset Finance Law
    • Project Finance and Development Practice
    • Structured Finance Law
  • The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020 Leading Individuals
    • Projects and energy
  • Chambers Asia-Pacific 2020 Leading Individual
    • Projects & Energy (Senior Statespeople)
  • IFLR 1000 Financial and Corporate 2020
    Leading Lawyers (Market leader)
    • Banking
    • Project finance 
  • asialaw Leading Lawyers 2020
    Elite practitioner
    • Infrastructure
  • The Best Lawyers in Japan 2020
    • Asset Finance Law
    • Project Finance and Development Practice
    • Structured Finance Law
  • Chambers Asia-Pacific 2019 Leading Individual
    • Projects & Energy (Senior Statesmen)
  • IFLR 1000 Financial and Corporate 2019
    Leading Lawyers (Market leader)
    • Banking
    • Energy and infrastructure
    • Project finance
  • The Best Lawyers in Japan 2019
    • Asset Finance Law
    • Project Finance and Development Practice
  • Asialaw Profiles 2018 Leading Lawyers
    • Projects & infrastructure
  • IFLR 1000 Financial and Corporate 2018
    Leading Lawyers (Market leader)
    • Banking
    • Energy and infrastructure
    • Project finance
  • The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 Leading Individuals
    • Projects and Energy
  • Chambers Asia-Pacific 2018 Leading Individual
    • Projects & Energy (Senior Statesmen)
  • The Best Lawyers in Japan 2018
    • Asset Finance Law
    • Project Finance and Development Practice
  • Asialaw Profiles 2017 Leading Lawyers
    • Projects & infrastructure
  • IFLR 1000 Financial and Corporate 2017
    Leading Lawyers (Market leader)
    • Banking
    • Energy and infrastructure
    • Project finance
  • The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017 Leading Individuals
    • Projects and Energy
  • Chambers Asia-Pacific 2017 Leading Individual
    • Projects & Energy (Senior Statesmen)
  • The Best Lawyers in Japan 2017
    • Asset Finance Law
    • Project Finance and Development Practice
  • IFLR 1000 Energy & Infrastructure 2016 Leading Lawyers
    • Energy and infrastructure
  • and many more.

Publications

  • "Hospital PFI and Contract Practice," Journal of the Healthcare Engineering Association of Japan, No. 282 (Vol 50 No. 23) (March, 2008)
  • "Newest Approach to PFI with an Emphasis on Operations," People & Land 21 (Journal of the National Land Planning Association)  (July, 2006)
  • Update of Corpus Juris Finance, SHOJIHOMU Co., Ltd.(2006)