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Partner

Kei Okubo

Biography

Kei Okubo is a partner at Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu. His practice focuses on M&A and other corporate restructuring transactions. He also advises many domestic and foreign clients on general corporate matters.

He worked at Morrison & Foerster LLP in San Francisco as a visiting international attorney from 2005 to 2006. He graduated with an LL.M. from Stanford Law School in 2005 and with an LL.B. from the University of Tokyo in 1998. He was admitted to the Japan Bar in 2000.

Education/Professional Experience

1998

The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

2000-

Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

2005

Stanford Law School (LL.M.)

2005-2006

Morrison & Foerster LLP, San Francisco

2008-present

Partner, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Seminars

September 7, 2017

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
2017 Part 5 M&A Seminar "The Revised Civil Code and Recent Contract Practices"

September 12, 2016

NO&T Seminars

ADVANCE Corporate Law Seminar - Pioneering the Frontier in Corporate Law
2016 Part 6 M&A Seminar
"Viewpoints of M&A Risk Control – Representations and Warranties and M&A in Corporate Restructurings"

October 8, 2008

Seminars

A lecture presented at a seminar "M&A strategy for global development from maturing domestic market" organized by Nikkei Inc.

Publications

September, 2019

Books

"Merger Handbook [4th Edition]" (Editors)

Shojihomu Co., Ltd.

March, 2018

Books

"Forefront of M&A Risk Management" (Co-author)

Shojihomu Co., Ltd.

October, 2015

Books

"Merger Handbook [3rd Edition]" (Editors)

Shojihomu Co., Ltd.

October, 2015

Books

"Company Split Handbook [2nd Edition]" (Co-authors)

Shojihomu Co., Ltd.

April, 2015

Books

Share Exchanges and Share Transfers Handbook (Editors)

Shojihomu Co., Ltd.

April, 2014

Books

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

Chuokeizai-Sha, Inc.

January, 2009

Articles

M&A Regulation: Regulatory obstacles to acquisition (Co-author)

The IFLR Guide to Japan 2009 (Supplement to International Financial Law Review, January 2009)

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"