Hajime Tanahashi

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Hajime Tanahashi

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Contact Information

TEL
+81-3-5223-7733
FAX
+81-3-5223-7633

Practice Areas

Hajime Tanahashi:Awards

Awards
36 lawyers were selected as leading lawyers in asialaw PROFILES' "Asia law Leading Lawyers 2020"
Awards
Top rankings received from Best Lawyers in the 10th edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"
Awards
Top Ranking Received From Chambers Global 2019

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Hajime Tanahashi:News

Public Service
Hajime Tanahashi became a director of the Japan Academic Society for Ventures and Entrepreneurs
Public Service
Hajime Tanahashi became the Institutional Conflict of Interests Surveillance Committee, University of Tokyo
Public Service
Hajime Tanahashi became an Expert Member of the Public-Private Innovation Program Subcommittee of the National University Corporation Evaluation Committee at the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology

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Hajime Tanahashi:Legal Topics

Hajime Tanahashi:Seminars

Oct. 21, 2014External Seminars
IBA Annual Conference 2014"Deal certainty and contingent consideration"
Oct. 31, 2008 - Nov. 1, 2008External Seminars
"Venture Capital Financing in Japan"
Jul. 28, 2005MHM Seminars
a seminar regarding takeover defenses

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Hajime Tanahashi:Publications

Magazine Article
"Cross-Border Stock-for-Stock Mergers: Amendment to the Industrial Competitiveness Enhancement Act"
Book Article
"Changes in M&A"
Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Corporate M&A 2019 - Japan Chapter"

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Hajime Tanahashi:Other

Background

  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B.,1990)
  • Harvard Law School (LL.M.,1996)
  • with Davis Polk & Wardwell (1996-1997)
  • with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (1997-1998)

Major Activities

  • Member of Private Equity Finance Committee, Ministry of International Trade and Industry (2000-2001)
  • Member of Committee for Disclosure by Start-up Companies, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (2001)
  • Member of Sub-committee for Creation and Development of Start-ups, Industrial Structure Council, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (2002)
  • Lecturer at Waseda Law School (2005-)
  • Lecturer at Seikei Law School (2006-2010)
  • Lecturer at Kyoto University Law School (2007-2016)
  • Member of Committee for Creation and Growth of Start-ups, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (2007-2008)
  • Corporate Auditor of UD Trucks Corporation (formerly Nissan Diesel Motor Co., Ltd.) (2008-2012)
  • Member of Fund Case Study Group, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (2008)
  • Member of Emerging Markets Committee, Japan Securities Dealers Association (2008-2009)
  • Listed Arbitrator for The Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (2008-)
  • Director and Member of Industrial Innovation Committee, Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (Currently INCJ Limited) (2009-)
  • Member of Committee on Unlisted Companies with Class Shares, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (2011)
  • Member of the Investment Committee of Hiroshima Innovation Network Inc. (HINet) (2011-), Investment Supervisor (April 2018-)
  • Expert Member of Public-Private Innovation Program Subcommittee, National University Corporation Evaluation Committee, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology (2013-)
  • Institutional Conflict of Interests Surveillance Committee, University of Tokyo (2017-)
  • Member of Assessment Committee for Proposed Investee Companies, Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation, JAPAN (2017-)
  • Director of The Japan Academic Society for Ventures and Entrepreneurs(2018-)

Practice Group

  • M&A Practice Group
  • Venture Business/Equity Fund Practice Group

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 1992; New York, 1997
Daini Tokyo Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
American Bar Association