Real Estate Investment and Financing

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

We have experience with a variety of real estate properties, located in Japan or overseas, including office buildings, residential and commercial developments, and properties used in the logistics, hotel, and healthcare sectors.

Our real estate investment and financing practice provides leadership and support in a variety of real estate transactions, leveraging the knowledge and experience of lawyers from diverse areas of practice. Our team, consisting of lawyers with experience in real estate, structured finance, banking, and compliance, is led by a core group of our senior lawyers who are recognized leaders in their respective fields. In addition, we have the support of lawyers in our firm’s overseas offices and affiliated law firms to deliver timely and tailored advice for our clients regarding their properties around the world.

Real Estate Investment and Financing:People

View All

Real Estate Investment and Financing:Newsletters

Reform of the Article 63 Exemption under the FIEL – from a real estate fund practice perspective
Proposed Reform of the Article 63 Exemption under the FIEL from a real estate fund perspective
Towards J-REITs’ Acquisition of Overseas Real Property

View All

Real Estate Investment and Financing:News

Media
Comments by Masahito Saeki were featured in a NIKKEI REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT article titled "Aftermath of Corona Virus. Who bears the risk for the rent reduction. Owners are troubled against request from tenants." published on June 20, 2020
Awards
Mori Hamada & Matsumoto’s lawyers were included in the Hall of Fame in The Legal 500
Awards
35 lawyers were selected as leading lawyers in asialaw PROFILES' "Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2020"
Awards
Top Rankings in "Asialaw Profiles 2020: The Definitive Guide to Asia-Pacific's Leading Domestic and Regional Law Firms (24th edition) "
Awards
Top rankings received from Best Lawyers in the 10th edition of "The Best Lawyers in Japan"

View All

Real Estate Investment and Financing:Seminars

Feb. 11, 2020External Seminars
"Investing in Japan’s Hospitality Business – What you need to know"
Sep. 10, 2018MHM Seminars
”Japan Investment Seminar ”
Jul. 7, 2017External Seminars
"An introductory course to lending business: basics of security documents"

View All

Real Estate Investment and Financing:Publications

Magazine Article
"Legal Issues for Inclusion of Fallback Clause for LIBOR-based Bonds"
Magazine Article
"Transition from LIBOR – Commentary on Sample Fallback Clauses for Bilateral Loans Issued by the Japanese Bankers Association"
Magazine Article
"Overview of Regulations on Security Tokens and STO"
Magazine Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Real Estate 2020 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Investments in U.S. Real Property – Introduction to Open-Ended Real Estate Funds"

View All