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Partner

Tohru Nakajima

Biography

Tohru Nakajima is a partner at Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu. He assists foreign clients with the expansion of their business into Japan by way of mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, etc. He also advises domestic and foreign corporations on various legal issues, including internet-related legal issues and regulatory matters.

He graduated with an LL.B. from the University of Tokyo in 1978, and with an LL.M. from Harvard Law School in 1985. He was admitted to practice law in Japan in 1980. He worked at Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York from 1985 to 1986, and at Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati in Palo Alto, California from 1986 to 1987.

Education/Professional Experience

1978

The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

1980-

Nagashima & Ohno (currently Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu)

1985

Harvard Law School (LL.M.)

1985-1986

Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton LLP, New York

1986-1987

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Palo Alto

1988-present

Partner, Nagashima & Ohno (currently Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu)

Publications

December, 2010

Articles

Private Equity - Jurisdictional comparisons Japan (Co-author)

Topics

April 4, 2019

Awards

High evaluation received in the 2020 Edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"

April 6, 2018

Awards

High evaluation received in the 2019 Edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"

November 30, 2017

Awards

NO&T receives high evaluation in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018

March 3, 2017

Awards

High evaluation received in the 2018 Edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"

November 21, 2016

Awards

NO&T receives high evaluation in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017

February 29, 2016

Awards

High evaluation received in the 2017 Edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"

November 16, 2015

Awards

NO&T receives high evaluation in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2016

May 28, 2015

Awards

High evaluation received in the 2016 Edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"

October 30, 2014

Awards

NO&T receives high evaluation in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2015

October 17, 2014

Awards

High evaluation from Best Lawyers in the Fifth Edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"