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Partner

Soichiro Fujiwara

Biography

Soichiro Fujiwara is a partner with Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions. He also handles technology transactions and general corporate matters.

He received his LL.B. from the University of Tokyo in 1996, and was admitted to practice law in Japan in 1998. He received an LL.M. from Columbia Law School in 2003, and worked in the San Francisco office of Morrison & Foerster LLP as a visiting international attorney from 2003 to 2004. He has been an adjunct lecturer at Sophia University since 2008 and at Kyoto University since 2009.

Education/Professional Experience

1996

The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

1998-

Nagashima & Ohno (currently Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu)

2003

Columbia Law School (LL.M.)

2003-2004

Morrison & Foerster LLP, San Francisco

2006-present

Partner, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

2008-present

Adjunct Lecturer, Sophia Law School

2009-present

Adjunct Lecturer, Kyoto University Law School

Seminars

May 23, 2017

Seminars

IP and Data Privacy issues for start-ups with global ambitions (Panel Discussion)

April 13, 2017

NO&T Seminars

Successful Cross Border M&A

June 1, 2016

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
2016 Part 4 FinTech Seminar
"A World with FinTech - The Possibility of Collaboration between Financial Institutions and FinTech Companies"

September 18, 2015

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
Part 3 M&A Seminar "Aggressive and Conservative M&As"

May 10, 2014

Seminars

Hostile Take-Over Bids - A Comparative Snapshot

April 25, 2007

Seminars

An update on the new Corporate Law since it went into effect

June 15, 2006

Seminars

Practical Analysis of New Company Law of Japan

October 25, 2005

Seminars

Review of Useful Company Law Changes for Established Companies

September 27, 2005

Seminars

New Ways to Start Business in Japan: LLPs, LLCs and small KKs

Publications

October, 2016

Books

Theory and Practice of Takeover Bid 3rd Edition (Co-authors)

Shojihomu Co., Ltd.

January, 2016

Books

Advanced Corporate Law (Co-authors)

Shojihomu Co., Ltd.

April, 2014

Books

Practice of Legal Due Diligence Making an M&A Deal Successful, 3rd Edition

Chuokeizai-Sha, Inc.

September, 2013

Books

Theory and Practice of Takeover Bid 2nd Edition

Shojihomu Co., Ltd.

May, 2009

Articles

International Business Negotiations in Japan (Co-author)

The ABA Guide to International Business Negotiations, Third Edition: A Comparison of Cross-Cultural Issues and Successful Approaches

January, 2008

Articles

Management buyouts: New procedures for fair MBOs (Co-author)

The IFLR Guide to Japan 2008 (Supplement to International Financial Law Review, January 2008)

Topics

March 3, 2017

Awards

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

February 29, 2016

Awards

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

October 9, 2015

Awards

NO&T receives high evaluation in Asialaw Profiles 2016

May 28, 2015

Awards

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

October 17, 2014

Awards

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

October 1, 2014

Awards

NO&T receives high evaluation in Asialaw Profiles 2015

December 15, 2011

Awards

Nikkei's "Best Performing Lawyers 2011"