Comprehensive support in the field of corporate finance based on broad experience, knowledge, and expertise

With a long history of “firsts” in capital markets, we are experienced in advising clients in the ever-changing capital markets practice

Practical solutions for challenging transactions

Comprehensive services for constantly evolving financing transactions in a global economy

Acquisition financing using leveraged buyout (LBO) techniques

Expertise on new financial instruments to meet increasingly diverse asset management needs in a complex regulatory regime

Drawing on our skills and strong industry connections to advise clients in the emerging J-REITs practice area

Comprehensive legal services for derivatives transactions

Comprehensive expertise for all types of real estate investment and financing transactions

A multi-disciplinary approach for effective assistance with project finance, drawing on experience across a broad range of practice areas

Quality one-stop services for issues relating to aircraft, ships, and asset-based finance


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Finance:Legal Topics


Japanese Virtual Currency Regulations take effect in April 2017
Publication of draft amendment to money laundering regulations
The Interim Draft on Proposed Amendments to the Civil Code (Law of Obligations)

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Firm receives awards at ALB Japan Law Awards 2018
MHM ranked 10th in the FT Innovative Lawyers – Most Innovative Law Firms (Asia Pacific), and received high commendation for its work in corporate and finance law and its pro-bono taskforce
Satoko Kuwabara Recognized in IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2018
19 lawyers were selected as leading lawyers in asialaw PROFILES' "Asia law Leading Lawyers 2018"
Top rankings received from Best Lawyers in the Ninth edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"

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Nov. 8, 2018External Seminars
"JFSA’s new supervisory approaches and challenges for financial institutions"
Sep. 10, 2018MHM Seminars
”Japan Investment Seminar ”
Jun. 18, 2018External Seminars
"Recent developments in financial administration and challenges for internal audits"
May 23, 2018External Seminars
"JFSA’s new supervisory approaches and challenges for financial institutions"
Jan. 24, 2018External Seminars
"The reform of the Japanese FSA and challenges for financial institutions"

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Magazine Article
"Japan: Legal landscape for Islamic finance"
"The Financial Technology Law Review Edition 1 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Practical Treatment Interpreted from Fair Disclosure Rule Guidelines - Based on Guidelines and Public Comments"
"Explanation Based on Business Situations: How Corporate Practice Will Change Due to the Civil Code Amendment"
Book Article
"Compliance for Managers [Expanded 9th ed.]"

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