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
Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 12th edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Japan
Awards
Top Ranking Received From Chambers Global 2021
Awards
Top Ranking Received From The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021

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Hajime Tanahashi:News

Public Service
Hajime Tanahashi became Comptroller of the University of Tokyo
Public Service
Hajime Tanahashi became a member of the National University Corporation Evaluation Committee, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Public Service
Hajime Tanahashi became a director of the Japan Academic Society for Ventures and Entrepreneurs

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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

Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Corporate M&A 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Book Article
”Theory and Practice of Agreements with and among Shareholders – Joint Ventures, Capital Alliances and Start-ups”
Book Article
"Japanese Start-Up Financing Documents: Annotated Model Contracts"

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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-)
  • Vice-Chairperson of Public-Private Innovation Program Subcommittee, National University Corporation Evaluation Committee, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology (2013-)
  • 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-)
  • Member of the National University Corporation Evaluation Committee, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (2020-)
  • Comptroller of the University of Tokyo (2020-)

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