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Reiko Yoshida   (Partner)

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Reiko Yoshida
Admitted Japan (2001)
Bar Association Daini Tokyo Bar Association
Education The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1999)
The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
The University of Chicago Law School (LL.M., 2006)
Background Asahi Law Offices (Currently Nishimura & Asahi) (October 2001-December 2006)
TMI Associates (January 2007-October 2010, January 2010-as Partner)
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, New York (September 2006-July 2007)
Adjunct Researcher, Institute of Maritime Law, Waseda University (October 2012-)
Member of the Building Dispute Adjust Committee of Yamato City (April 2013-)
Maritime Procedure Agent (December 2014-)
Auditor, Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) Japan (November 2017-) 
Member Japan Association of the Law of Trust
Japan Association of the Law of Finance
The Japan Society for Nautical Research
Practice Areas Finance, Maritime, M&A, General Corporate Law, Dispute Resolution, Commodities
Languages Japanese and English
 

Recommendations and Awards

Publications

  • Manual for Drafting Syndicated Loan Agreements New Edition‐Practical Know-how in Domestic and Overseas Joint Financing‐Thired edition, CHUOKEIZAI-SHA INC. (2018) [Co-author]
  • Handbook for Handling Harassment Cases: Certified Mail, Briefs, Complaint Letters and Other Templates, Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd.(2016)[Co-author and editor]
  • A Brief Summary of the Companies Act, Vol. 6: Drafting and Amending Company By-laws, SHOJIHOMU Co., Ltd.(2016)[Co-author]
  • "Impact of Bankruptcy Proceedings on Ship Finance Transactions," Aspects of Ship Finance Law - Festschrift Dedicated to Ryuji Hori on the Occasion of His 70th Birthday, SEIBUNDO Publishing, Co., Ltd. (2014) [Co-author/Editorial Member]
  • "The first Commercial Code (Maritime Commerce) amendment in 115 years and its possible impact on international maritime business," Euromoney Yearbooks - Shipping Finance Review 2014/15, Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC (2014)
  • Manual for Drafting Syndicated Loan Agreements New Edition‐Practical Know-how in Domestic and Overseas Joint Financing‐Second edition, CHUOKEIZAI-SHA INC. (2014) [Co-author]
  • "Protecting ship finance receivables from bankruptcy claims – practical considerations specific to shipping," NBL No.1023, Shojihomu (April, 2014)
  • "Collection of ship finance loan claim: Recent laws and practices in Japan," Euromoney Yearbooks - Shipping Finance Review 2013/14, Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC (2013)
  • "Overview of Freight Derivatives and Recent Practice," Banking Law Journal (Kinyu Homu Jijyo), No. 1941, Kinzai Institute for Financial Affairs (March, 2012)
  • Manual for Drafting Syndicated Loan Agreements New Edition‐Practical Know-how in Domestic and Overseas Joint Financing, CHUOKEIZAI-SHA INC. (2011) [Co-author]
  • Growth Strategies for Companies Aiming for an IPO: A Handbook for Companies to Progress by Listing Stocks, JIYUKOKUMINSHA (2009) [Co-author]
  • Collective Investment Schemes under the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act: 100 Q&A, CHUOKEIZAI-SHA, INC. (2009) [Co-author]
  • Legal and Tax Practices for Trusts, Zaikei Shoho Sha (2008) [Co-author]
  • "Taxation on Leasing or Lending a Real Estate in Japan from Foreign Entity," Business Homu, CHUOKEIZAI-SHA, INC. (January, 2004)
  • "New Law in Japan – Personal Data Protection Law" Asian Legal Business (July, 2003)
  • "Accountability in Promotion of Investment Trusts" SHUNKAN KEIRIJOUHOU, No. 1003, CHUOKEIZAI-SHA, Inc. (2003)

Web Articles

  • "(CDS) Credit Default Swap - Q&As (revised version)," Japan Securities Clearing Corporation (2015) [Co-author]
  • "(CDS) Credit Default Swap - Q&As (revised version)," Tokyo Financial Exchange Inc., Japan Securities Clearing Corporation (2011) [Co-author]

Seminars

  • "Gender and Labor, Focusing on Sexual Harassment," at the Selective Practical Legal Apprentice Training, hosted by the Daini Tokyo Bar Association, October 18, 2017
  • "Civil Code Amendment and the Impact on Maritime Business Practice," hosted by The Japan Shipping Exchange, Inc., August 10, 2017
  • “Basics of Ship Finance and Bankruptcy Remoteness” (Maritime Business Practice Training Seminar No. 25), hosted by The Japan Shipping Exchange, Inc., February 16 and 17, 2016
  • "Ship Finance Deals - Recent Trends and Practical Considerations" (Maritime Business Practice Training Seminar No. 29), hosted by The Japan Shipping Exchange, Inc., March 5 and 6, 2015
  • Facilitator on a panel discussion entitled "What is Needed For Development of the Marine Industry in Japan?"at the symposium entitled "Ship Finance Law Research Symposium 2012 -Development of the Marine Industry in Japan and Ship Finance," hosted by Institute of Maritime Law, Waseda University, June 15, 2012
  • "Basic and Important Points on Derivatives Transaction Agreements," hosted by Financial Facsimile News, organized by FN Communications, February 16, 2012
  • "Basics to the Latest Legal Information on Freight Derivatives," hosted by Keiei Chousa Kenkyukai, January 26, 2012
  • "The Legal Framework and Practices of Shipping Finance — Focusing on Collateral Agreements," hosted by Kinyu Zaimu Kenkyukai, July 29, 2010 and August 25, 2010