has a leading international antitrust and competition practice in Japan. The team consists of a number of highly specialised attorneys who have wide-ranging experience representing clients before all the major antitrust authorities, including the Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC), the US Department ... of Justice and Federal Trade Commission, the EC, China’s Ministry of Commerce and National Development and Reform Commission, the Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore, and the Competition Commission of India. AMT has advised on many of the highest-profile international cartel investigations and merger control transactions over the past decades. The firm regularly works in close co-operation with top competition firms and practitioners from around the world, and is frequently called upon to help formulate and implement global antitrust strategies but also to ensure speedy merger control clearances. Towards that end, the firm’s Japanese attorneys work closely with its native English-speaking lawyers to provide advice at a level that matches the quality AMT’s clients are accustomed to receiving in their home jurisdictions.