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Partner

Naoki Iguchi

Education/Professional Experience

1992

The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

1999

The University of Tokyo (LL.M.)

2000-2012

Anderson Mori & Tomotsune

April-October 2002

Beijing Language and Culture University, Beijing

June-July 2005

Saint Island International Patent & Law Offices, Taipei

2006

Stanford Law School (LL.M.)

2006-2007

Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP, Washington, D.C., Reston and Palo Alto

July-August 2007

ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris

2008-2010

Lecturer, Rikkyo University Law School

2009-2012

Commission Member, Japanese Law Translation Project, Ministry of Justice

2009-2010

Commission Member, Legal Issues on Cross-Border Electronic Transactions, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

2009-March 2011

Commission Member, Investment Treaty Arbitration, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

2010-2015

Adjunct Lecturer, Keio University Law School (International Project Relevant Laws Workshop Program)

2012-present

Partner, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

March 2013-present

Arbitrator candidate, The Chinese Arbitration Association, Taipei

2013-2017

Co-Chair, International Construction and Project Committee of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)

January 2014-December 2015

Director, Japan Association of Arbitrators

June 2014-2016

Director, International Academy of Construction Lawyers

August 2014-present

Commission Member, Subcommittee on Unfair Trade Policies and Measures under the Trade Policy Committee of the Industrial Structure Council, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

November 2014-present

Member, Legal Advisory Task Force, Energy Charter Treaty

December 2014-2016

Executive, Committee on International Commercial / Investment Arbitration and ADR, International Practice Development Centre, Japan Federation of Bar Associations

December 2014-2016

Council, Legal Service Development Headquarters, Japan Federation of Bar Association

July 2015-present

Member, Society of Construction Law (UK)

June 2016-April 2018

Committee Member, Subcommittee on Contract & Legal, The Engineering Advancement Association of Japan (ENAA)

2019-present

Member, Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Seminars

September 26, 2019

Seminars

IBA: Infrastructure initiatives in Asia: construction challenges and opportunities

June 26, 2019

Seminars

FIDIC: Regional & International Case Studies Review by Experienced FIDIC Users (Panel Discussion)

June 26, 2019

Seminars

FIDIC: 2017, 1999 or 1987 - Which Version of FIDIC Contracts do You Prefer and Why? (Panel Discussion)

July 3, 2019

Seminars

JCAA Seminar: Practical Training, Cross-examination to Win the Case

May 28, 2019

Seminars

ICLA: Indemnity and Defects Liability

April 5, 2019

Seminars

International Academy of Construction Lawyers: Real Life: The E.ON Case [MT Hojgaard A/S(Respondent) v E.ON Climate & Renewables UK Robin Rigg East Limited and another(Appellants) [2017] UKSC59]

June 4, 2018

Seminars

PLI: Arbitration Around the World - Japan Chapter

November 30, 2017

NO&T Seminars

FIDIC MDB 2010: Noteworthy Points on Important Provisions and Related Judicial Precedents Part 4

October 18, 2017

NO&T Seminars

FIDIC MDB 2010: Noteworthy Points on Important Provisions and Related Judicial Precedents (Part 3)

September 8, 2017

NO&T Seminars

FIDIC MDB 2010: Noteworthy Points on Important Provisions and Related Judicial Precedents Part 2

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"

April 27, 2017

NO&T Seminars

FIDIC MDB 2010: Noteworthy Points on Important Provisions and Related Judicial Precedents (Part 1: Clause 1-8)

May 12, 2017

NO&T Seminars

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

February 17, 2017

NO&T Seminars

Part 2 "Project Finance for Infrastructure Projects"

November 21, 2016

NO&T Seminars

Part 1 "EPC Agreement / The Basics and Points of a Design-Build Agreement (1)"

September 22, 2016

Seminars

IBA: Investment treaty protections for construction projects

September 15, 2016

Seminars

Society of Construction Law: London 2012, Rio 2016, Tokyo 2020 and Qatar 2022: Lessons learned for Olympic and World Cup events

September 14, 2016

Seminars

Society of Construction Law: Arbitration and litigation: Trends and challenges in international construction disputes

April 23, 2016

Seminars

Need to Renew Investor's Strategy? -Recent Award in Renewable Energy Case in Investor Treaty Arbitration

April 15, 2016

Seminars

IPBA: Time Related Claims and Concurrent Delay – Civil Law vs Common Law, A Mock Arbitration

December 18, 2015

Seminars

Perspectives on International Investment Agreements and Status of Investment Treaty Disputes in Asia Pacific Region

November 30, 2015

NO&T Seminars

The State of Dispute Prevention and Resolution in Vietnam

November 17, 2015

Seminars

The Overseas Construction Association of Japan, Inc.: Dealing with non-payment - how to suspend and terminate

August 31, 2015

Seminars

Strategic Mining Policy and Modern Mining Management
Resource contract - Studying practical example

March 21, 2015

Seminars

International Academy of Construction Lawyers: Limitation and Exclusion of Liability: Legal Principles and Practice

March 2, 2015

Seminars

ABA: You Say Chusai, Chotei, I Say Arbitration, Mediation:
Comparing Dispute Resolution Procedures in Japan, Korea & the U.S.

November 21, 2014

Seminars

Investment Arbitration: shareholders, damages, evidence and provisional measures

October 23, 2014

Seminars

IBA: Show me the money: keeping the money – financial security in construction contracts

October 23, 2014

Seminars

IBA: New challenges in arbitration in the Asia Pacific region

October 20, 2014

Seminars

IBA: Landmines in advertising for food, beverage and other 'hot topics for hot foods' - product liability risks

February 2, 2014

Seminars

What Use of Investment Treaties between Developed States?

January 24, 2014

Seminars

Key Features of Construction Contract Forms in Japan - Awaiting Tokyo Olympics 2020

November 28, 2013

NO&T Seminars

Legal Updates on Taiwanese Legal Practice Seminar 2013

June 10, 2013

Seminars

PLI: Arbitration Around the World: Japan

May 2, 2013

Seminars

Dispute Board Practice (Workshop 3A)

November 1, 2012

Seminars

How Oil & Gas Companies Can Be Protected by Investment Treaty Arbitration?

May 8, 2012

Seminars

JICA Mock Dispute Board (DB) Seminar

Publications

August, 2019

Articles

The Projects and Construction Review - Edition 9 JAPAN ( co-author)

August, 2018

Books

"Anti-corruption Laws and Regulations: A Global Guide" (co-author)

Globe Law and Business Ltd

August, 2018

Articles

The Projects and Construction Review - Edition 8 JAPAN ( co-author)

June, 2018

Others

The 2018 Report on Compliance by Major Trading Partners with Trade Agreements - WTO, EPA/FTA and IIA -

Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (online)

May, 2018

Articles

The Investment Treaty Arbitration Review - Edition 3 Part 2 (Admissibility and Procedural Issues) Chapter 10 Rules of Institutions (co-author)

July, 2017

Articles

The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Construction & Engineering Law 2017 Japan

May, 2017

Others

The 2017 Report on Compliance by Major Trading Partners with Trade Agreements - WTO, EPA/FTA and IIA -

Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (online)

July, 2016

Articles

The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Construction & Engineering Law 2016 Japan

June, 2016

Articles

Case Notes on Investment Treaty Arbitration Awards and Decisions (79) Spain’s First Award: Changes in Photovoltaic Feed-In-Tariff Framework Does Not Violate FET of ECT

JCA Journal June 2016 (Vol.63, No.6)

July, 2015

Articles

The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Construction & Engineering Law 2015 Japan

June, 2015

Books

Asian Conflict of Laws: East and South East Asia Chapter 4 'Japan' (co-author)

Kluwer Law International

June, 2014

Articles

The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Construction & Engineering Law 2014 Japan (Co-author)

March, 2013

Articles

The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Litigation & Dispute Resolution 2013 Japan (Co-author)

Topics

September 27, 2019

Awards

High evaluation received in Who's Who Legal: Japan 2019

April 4, 2019

Awards

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

December 17, 2018

Awards

Nikkei's "Best Performing Lawyers 2018"

November 26, 2018

Awards

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

April 6, 2018

Awards

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

December 18, 2017

Awards

Nikkei's "Best Performing Lawyers 2017"

October 26, 2017

Awards

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

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"

May 28, 2015

Awards

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