Satoshi Kawai

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Contact Information

TEL
+81-3-5223-7734 ( Tokyo)
FAX
+81-3-5223-7634 (Tokyo)

Practice Areas

Satoshi Kawai:Awards

Awards
High Evaluations Received From Euromoney's Banking, Finance & Transactional Law Expert Guide 2021
Awards
Top rankings received from IFLR1000’s 31st edition
Awards
Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 12th edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Japan

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Satoshi Kawai:News

Public Service
Satoshi Kawai became a member of the International Arbitration Committee, Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association
Public Service
Firm became the External Counsel of Advisory Centre on WTO Law (Geneva, Switzerland)
Public Service
Satoshi Kawai becomes Member of the Arbitration Legislative Subcommittee of the Legislative Council, Ministry of Justice

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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

Book
"Guide to Current Thai Business Laws - Second edition"
Book Article
"Guide to Current Thai Business Laws"
"New Trusts as Social Infrastructure"

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Satoshi Kawai:Other

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)

Major Activities

  • Lecturer at Tohoku University Law School (2004-2015)
  • 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 (2011-2016)
  • 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-)
  • Member of the Arbitration Legislative Subcommittee of the Legislative Council, Ministry of Justice (2020-)
  • Member of the International Arbitration Committee, Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association (2021-)

Bar Admissions

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