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Hiroshi Takahashi (Advisor)

中文日本語
Admitted Japan (June 2009-December 2017)
  *Not currently admitted to the bar
Education The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1971)
Background Research Assistant, The University of Tokyo Faculty of Law (1971)
Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo Faculty of Law (1974)
Professor, The University of Tokyo Faculty of Law (1985)
Professor, Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, The University of Tokyo (reorganization) (1991-2009)
Dean, Graduate Schools for Law and Politics and the Faculty of Law, The University of Tokyo (2004-2007)
Executive Director/Executive Vice-President, The University of Tokyo (2007-2009)
Professor, Chuo Law School (2009-March 2018)
Emeritus Professor, The University of Tokyo (2009)
Public Office Coordinator, Legislative Council, Ministry of Justice (afterwards a committee member. Chairperson, International Jurisdiction Legislative Council (2008-2010), Chairperson, the Hague Convention Committee (2010-2012)) (1982)
Member, Arbitration Committee, Tokyo District Court (1990-)
Executive Secretary, Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Civil Rules (afterwards a member) (1995-)
Chairperson, Supreme Court Legal Judicially Training Committee (2003-2017)
Chairperson, the Review Committee concerning the Verification on Expediting Supreme Court Trials (2003-2017)
Member, National Bar Examination Commission, Ministry of Justice (since 2016; Chairperson) (2004-2011)
Chairperson, Legislative Council, Ministry of Justice (2015-2017)
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Related Organizations
Board member, Japan Law Foundation (afterwards an Executive Director, since 2009; Deputy President, since 2010; President) (2003-)
President, Japan Association of the Code of Civil Procedure (2007-2010)
President, Japan Institute of Business Law (2010-)

Publications

  • An Introduction to the Code of Civil Procedure, Yuhikaku Publishing Co., Ltd. (2016)
  • An Explanation of Important Points of the Code of Civil Procedure (Book 2), Second Supplementary Edition, Yuhikaku Publishing Co., Ltd. (2014)
  • An Explanation of Important Points of the Code of Civil Procedure (Book 1), Second Supplementary Edition, Yuhikaku Publishing Co., Ltd. (2013)
  • A Disquisition of the Code of Civil Procedure, Shinzansha Publisher Co., Ltd. (1998)