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Partner

Tsuyoshi Shimizu

Tsuyoshi Shimizu

Admitted to bar

1998, Japan

Languages

Japanese and English

Contact

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Practice Areas

Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A), General Corporate, Corporate Governance, Risk and Crisis Management/Compliance

Biography

Tsuyoshi Shimizu is a partner at Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu. His practice focuses on corporate matters including M&A, joint ventures and corporate governance.

He graduated with an LL.B. from the University of Tokyo in 1996 and with an LL.M. from New York University School of Law in 2003. He was admitted to practice law in Japan in 1998. He worked at Pillsbury Winthrop LLP in New York from 2003 to 2004 and worked at the Ministry of Justice from 2006 to 2008.

Education/Professional Experience

1996

The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

1998-

Nagashima & Ohno (currently Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu)

2003

New York University School of Law (LL.M.)

2003-2004

Pillsbury Winthrop (currently Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP), New York

2006-2008

The Ministry of Justice

2008-present

Partner, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Seminars

February 20, 2017

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
2016 Part 11 Ordinary General Shareholders' Meeting Seminar "The Interactive Meeting and the Confrontational Meeting Based on Recent Cases"

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

June, 2016

Articles

The Recent Trend of Squeeze-out Transactions in Japan (Co-author)

Expert Guide - Mergers & Acquisitions 2016

January, 2016

Books

"Advanced Corporate Law" (Co-authors)

Shojihomu Co., Ltd.

June, 2013

Articles

Expected Amendment to Procedural Rules on Allotment of Shares (Co-author)

Expert Guide - Mergers & Acquisitions 2013

March, 2011

Articles

Shareholders' Rights - Jurisdictional comparisons First edition 2011 Japan

September, 2010

Articles

Investing in listed companies in Japan: recent changes in the Tokyo Stock Exchange rules

Global Reference Guide 2010:Mergers & Acquisitions

March, 2010

Articles

Improving reputations (Co-author)

The 2010 Guide to Japan 8th Edition A Supplement to International Financial Law Review, March 2010

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"