Last Updated: 15 July 2019
is one of the largest full-service Tokyo-headquartered international law firms. A significant proportion of its work is international in nature, representing clients in cross-border transactions, litigation and other dispute resolution proceedings. MHM has over 480 lawyers and other professionals, ... and over 460 support staff. The firm’s senior lawyers include highly respected practitioners and leaders in the Japanese and international legal community, including prominent law professors at the University of Tokyo and a former Prosecutor-General of the Public Prosecutors Office. MHM is highly recognised by clients and legal professionals in the following practice areas: M&A, joint ventures, finance, international capital markets, asset management, loans and securitisations, private equity, infrastructure/energy, PFI/PPP, insolvency/restructuring, IP, antitrust and competition. Other core practice areas include tax and labour law. MHM has a strong presence in Asia, with offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore, Yangon, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City and Jakarta (AKSET Law MHM Jakarta Desk). MHM also has domestic offices in Fukuoka, Osaka and Nagoya.
is one of the largest, and most international, Japanese law firms. It is best known for its long history of advising overseas companies doing business in Japan and in cross-border transactions. The main office in Tokyo is supported by offices in Osaka, Nagoya, Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore, Ho Chi ... Minh City, and Bangkok, as well as a Jakarta Desk. Anderson Mori & Tomotsune has considerable experience in matters relating to investment funds, including expertise in investment trusts, investment corporations such as J-REITs, infrastructure funds, exchange-traded funds, partnerships and other forms of collective investment schemes. The firm works with increasingly diversified international and Japanese-based investment funds, including private equity funds, venture capital funds, hedge funds, funds of funds and commodity funds. The team, which consists of about 15 partners and 30 associates, provides comprehensive advice on all stages of the investment funds process and helps clients to navigate a broad range of regulatory matters relating to asset management.