Masanori Sato

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TEL
+81-3-5223-7726
FAX
+81-3-5223-7626

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Masanori Sato:Awards

Awards
Our lawyers were selected in asialaw 2022, the definitive guide to Asia's leading law firms and lawyers
Awards
High Evaluations Received From Euromoney's Banking, Finance & Transactional Law Expert Guide 2021
Awards
High evaluation received from "Who’s Who Legal: Japan 2021"

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Masanori Sato:News

Public Service
MHM advised on financing for a biotech venture company utilizing a value securitization scheme
Public Service
Masanori Sato became a professor at The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Law and Politics
Public Service
Masanori Sato became the member of Study Group on Providing Welfare Facilities Using Private Investment Funds (organized by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government)

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Masanori Sato:Legal Topics

Masanori Sato:Newsletters

Recent Developments in Public-Private Partnerships in Japan DownloadPDF
Concession of National Airports in Japan DownloadPDF

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Masanori Sato:Seminars

Jul. 4, 2017External Seminars
"Comparative Analysis of the Legal Framework and Market Practice for Infrastructure/PPP in Australia/UK and in Japan"

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Masanori Sato:Publications

Magazine Article
"Issues Regarding Changes in Reference Rates for Interest Rate Swap Transactions"
Magazine Article
"Commentary on Updated Sample Fallback Provisions for Bilateral Loans​​ ​Issued by the Japanese Bankers Association"
Magazine Article
"Commentary on Updated Sample Fallback Provisions for Bilateral Loans​​ ​Issued by the Japanese Bankers Association"

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Masanori Sato:Other

Background

  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1988)
  • University of Chicago Law School (LL.M., 1993)
  • with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York (1993-1994)
  • with Linklaters, London (1994-1995)

Major Activities

  • Financial Law Board (1998-)
  • Board Member of Japan Association of the Law of Finance (2015-)

  • Member of Study Group on Providing Welfare Facilities Using Private Investment Funds (organized by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government) (2016-2017)
  • Member of the Japan Branch Council of the International Project Finance Association (2017-)
  • Professor at The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Law and Politics (2019-)

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 1990; New York, 1994
Daini Tokyo Bar Association