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Partner

Junichi Ikeda

Biography

Junichi Ikeda is a partner at Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu. His areas of practice include product liability and safety, energy and environment, construction and infrastructure, and dispute resolutions including commercial litigation and international arbitration.

Prior to joining NO&T, he served as a judge of the Tokyo District Court and of the Kushiro District Court, a Staff Attorney with the Civil Affairs Bureau of the General Secretariat of the Supreme Court of Japan, and a Deputy Director of the Industrial Finance Division, Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI). He has also served as a Coordinator of the Legislative Council of the Ministry of Justice.

He currently serves as a committee member of the Subcommittee on Contract & Legal of the Engineering Advancement Association of Japan (ENAA).

He graduated with an LL.B. from Waseda University in 1993 and with an LL.M. from Southern Methodist University School of Law in 2000.

Education/Professional Experience

1993

Waseda University (LL.B.)

1996-1998

Judge of Tokyo District Court

1998-2001

Judge of Tokyo Family Court

2000

Southern Methodist University School of Law (LL.M.)

2001-2002

Deputy Director, Industrial Finance Division, Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

2002-2004

Judge of Kushiro District and Family Court

2004-2006

Staff Attorney, Civil Affairs Bureau, General Secretariat of the Supreme Court

2006-

Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

2012-present

Partner, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Seminars

May 2, 2019

Seminars

International Issues - Asia

October 11, 2018

Seminars

All Worlds are Not the Same: A Comparison of the Legal Procedural PL Issues in Korea, Japan and Australia

November 15, 2017

Seminars

Risk Tolerance in Perspective: Measuring and Assessing Risk in Societies

September 14, 2017

Seminars

How to Avoid M&A Pitfalls with Asian Parties

July 3, 2017

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
2017 Part 4 International Infrastructure Seminar
"Variations or Changes, and Delay and Damages in
International Infrastructure Projects - International Project Arbitration and Roles of Lawyers and Expert Witnesses"

May 12, 2017

NO&T Seminars

Part 3 "Consortium Agreements and Joint Venture Agreements in International Infrastructure Projects"

April 8, 2017

Seminars

Cross border transactions and environmental law compliances and concerns

January 13, 2016

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
Part 5 Dispute Resolution Seminar
"Realities and Prevention of Overseas Disputes Facing Japanese Companies"

Publications

August, 2019

Others

Radio Act amended to promote innovation using foreign WiFi and Bluetooth devices (co-author)

International Law Office Online Newsletter “Product Regulation & Liability-Japan”

June, 2019

Articles

Chambers Global Practice Guides Product Liability and Safety 2019 Japan - Law & Practice (co-author)

April, 2019

Others

Recharacterisation of product risks

International Law Office Online Newsletter “Product Regulation & Liability-Japan”

March, 2019

Articles

Product Liability: Warnings, Instructions, and Recalls: Japan (Co-author)

Product Liability Defenses: Warnings, Instructions and Recalls

March, 2018

Articles

Getting the Deal Through - Securities Litigation 2018 Japan (co-author)

January, 2018

Articles

Product liability and safety in Japan: overview (Co-author)

Product Liability and Safety Global Guide

January, 2017

Articles

Environmental risks in major projects in Japan: overview (co-author)

Environmental Risks Global Guide

March, 2016

Articles

Getting the Deal Through - Securities Litigation 2016 Japan (co-author)

October, 2015

Books

Arbitration World - Jurisdictional Comparisons 5th Edition 2015 (co-author)

Thomson Reuters

August, 2015

Articles

PRODUCT LIABILITY - JAPAN

Lawyer Monthly Magazine 64-15 Edition

May, 2015

Articles

The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Product Liability 2015 Japan (co-author)

October, 2014

Articles

Recent Reform of Food Labeling Regime in Japan (Co-author)

JAPAN LAWYERS GUIDE 2014/15 from LexisNexis A Guide to Lawyers and Law Firm in Japan

April, 2013

Articles

Taking advantage of the feed-in tariff regime

The 2013 Guide to Japan 11th Edition A Supplement to International Financial Law Review, April 2013

Topics

November 26, 2018

Awards

High evaluation received in Who's Who Legal: Japan 2018

October 26, 2017

Awards

High evaluation received in Who's Who Legal: Japan 2017