Satoshi Kawai

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Satoshi Kawai

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Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 1989; New York, 1996
Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association

Contact Information

TEL
+81-3-5223-7734
FAX
+81-3-5223-7634

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Background

The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
Columbia University School of Law (LL.M., 1995)
with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York (1995-1996)
with Nomura Securities International, Inc., New York (1996-1997)
Lecturer at Tohoku University Law School (2004-)

Major Activities

  • Arbitrator for Arbitration Center, Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association (2005-)
  • Member of International Advisory Board (IAB), Columbia Law School (2006-2014)
  • Chairman of Arbitration Center Committee, Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association (2011-)
  • Special Member of the Dispute Reconciliation Committee for Nuclear Damage, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology (2011-)
  • Member of the Commission on Policy Evaluation and Evaluation of Incorporated Administrative Agencies, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (2013-2015)
  • Member of "Subcommittee for Reform of Incorporated Administrative Agencies," Counsel for Promotion of Administrative Reform, Headquarters for Promoting Administrative Reform of the Cabinet Secretariat (2013-2014)
  • Director of Japan ADR Association (2014-)
  • Board Member of the Japan Association of Arbitrators (2016-)

Satoshi Kawai:Awards

Awards
Top rankings received from IFLR1000 FINANCIAL AND CORPORATE 2017
Awards
Top rankings received from Chambers Global 2016
Awards
Top rankings received from Best Lawyers in the seventh edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"
Awards
Top rankings received from Chambers Asia 2016
Awards
Top rankings received from IFLR1000 FINANCIAL AND CORPORATE 2016

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Satoshi Kawai:News

Public Service
Satoshi Kawai became a Board Member of the Japan Association of Arbitrators
Public Service
Satoshi Kawai became the Director of Japan ADR Association
Public Service
Satoshi Kawai became the member of "Subcommittee for Reform of Incorporated Administrative Agencies," Counsel for Promotion of Administrative Reform, Headquarters for Promoting Administrative Reform of the Cabinet Secretariat
Public Service
Satoshi Kawai became a vice-chair of the ADR Center, the Japan Federation of Bar Associations
Public Service
Satoshi Kawai became a temporary member of the Commission on Policy Evaluation and Evaluation of Incorporated Administrative Agencies, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications

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Satoshi Kawai:Seminars

Oct. 12, 2007External Seminars
Japan’s Emerging M&A Market: Defensive Measures, Judicial Review, and Insider Trading

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Satoshi Kawai:Publications

"New Trusts as Social Infrastructure"
"Practical Counseling on Corporate Law (Supplement)"
"POISON PILL IN JAPAN"
"Pros and Cons of the Audit Commitee, Nomination Committee and Compensation Committee"
"The New Tide of M&A in the Era of Globalization"

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