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Partner

Takayoshi Tao

Takayoshi Tao

Admitted to bar

2000, Japan

Languages

Japanese and English

Contact

Contact this Lawyer

TEL : +81-3-6889-7213
FAX : +81-3-6889-8213

Practice Areas

General Corporate, Corporate Governance, Financial Regulations/Financial Compliance, Risk and Crisis Management/Compliance, Civil and Commercial Disputes, Media, Entertainment and Sport

Biography

Takayoshi Tao specializes in crisis management, corporate compliance, financial and securities regulations. He joined Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu in 2000. Before joining the firm, he was a prosecutor for five years. He also worked as a deputy director of the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission's Market Surveillance Division from 2007 to 2008.

Education/Professional Experience

1992

Keio University (LL.B.)

1995-2000

Ministry of Justice, Public Prosecutor

2000-

Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

2004

Duke University School of Law (LL.M.)

2004-2006

Schiff Hardin LLP, New York

2007-2008

Market Surveillance Division, Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission

2012-present

Partner, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Seminars

October 26, 2017

NO&T Seminars

Practical Considerations on Japanese-style Plea Bargains

September 21, 2017

NO&T Seminars

Latest Trends in Information Leakage Measures and Practical Considerations

March 6, 2017

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
2016 Part 12 Risk and Crisis Management Seminar "Latest Risk and Corporate Crisis Management Practices - Theory and Practice of the New Plea Bargaining System and Crisis Management in Overseas Subsidiaries"

April 8, 2016

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
2016 Part 1 Risk and Crisis Management Seminar
"Corporate Risk and Crisis Management Transformed by Crisis Management Principles"

August 24, 2015

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
Part 2 Capital Markets Seminar "Aggressive and Conservative Disclosure"

July 17, 2015

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
Part 1 Risk and Crisis Management Seminar
"Preparing for and Addressing Serious Corporate Scandals and Crises that Shake Industry and Society"

November 5, 2014

NO&T Seminars

Dealing With Corporate Wrongdoings and Crisis Management Seminar 2014

October 23, 2013

NO&T Seminars

Corporate Risk and Crisis Management Seminar

Publications

March, 2018

Books

"Practical Response to Accounting Irregularities - Preventative, Detection and Post-Response Measures" (Co-author)

Shojihomu Co., Ltd.

April, 2017

Others

New plea bargaining system: a new compliance risk for companies with operations in Japan? (co-author)

International Law Office Online Newsletter “White Collar Crime-Japan”

March, 2017

Newsletter

Japan’s New Plea Bargaining System: A Tough New Compliance Risk for Companies with Japan Operations? (co-author)

NO&T Japan Legal Update No.9 (March, 2017)

July, 2015

Books

"Best Practices of Risk and Crisis Management–Recent Practice Lessons from Actual Cases" (Associate Editor, 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"

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"

October 17, 2014

Awards

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

April 17, 2013

Awards

High evaluation from "Best Lawyers 2013"

December 15, 2011

Awards

Nikkei's "Best Performing Lawyers 2011"