Mugi Sekido

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Mugi Sekido

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Contact Information

TEL
+81-3-5223-7759
FAX
+81-3-5223-7659

Practice Areas

Mugi Sekido:Awards

Awards
Our lawyers were selected in asialaw 2022, the definitive guide to Asia's leading law firms and lawyers
Awards
High evaluation received from "Who’s Who Legal: Japan 2021"
Awards
Top Rankings Received From Euromoney’s Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2021

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Mugi Sekido:News

Public Service
Mugi Sekido became a co-chairperson of the Committee on International Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Japan Association of Arbitrators
Media
Profile of Daniel Allen (with comments from Mugi Sekido) featured in an Global Arbitration Review article entitled "Japanese firm names first foreign disputes partner" published on April 29, 2021
Public Service
Mugi Sekido became the member of the Japan Commercial Arbitration Journal Editorial Committee, Japan Commercial Arbitration Association

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Mugi Sekido:Seminars

Sep. 7, 2018 - Sep. 8, 2018External Seminars
"SIAC Academy Tokyo 2018"
Jun. 29, 2018External Seminars
"Mock International Arbitration -Toward Early Dispute Resolution of Standard Essential Patents (SEPs)in the 5G Era-"
Mar. 5, 2018External Seminars
"PRACTICAL TIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION — DOS AND DON'TS"

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Mugi Sekido:Publications

Other
"Key Points of International Contract Law and Practice: FIDIC (Part 16-17)"
Other
"Key Points of International Contract Law and Practice: FIDIC (Part 11-15)"
Other
"Key Points of International Contract Law and Practice: FIDIC (Part 6-10)"

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Mugi Sekido:Other

Background

  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1996)
  • The University of Chicago Law School (LL.M., 2004)
  • with Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P., Houston (2004-2005)

Major Activities

  • Member of Civil Litigation Practice Committee, Tokyo District Court (2007-2019)
  • Chair of Civil Practice Division, Legal System Research Group, Daini Tokyo Bar Association (2008-2012)
  • Member of International Bar Association (2009-)
  • Member of Civil Litigation Committee, Japan Federation of Bar Associations (2009-)
  • Member of Inter-Pacific Bar Association (2011-)
  • Member of "Working Group on Unfair Deprivation of Profit and Class Actions", Japan Federation of Bar Associations (2011-2015)
  • Chair of Litigation Practice Division, Legal System Research Group, Daini Tokyo Bar Association (2012-2018)
  • Member of Japan Association of Arbitrators (2012-)
  • Member of the Dispute Resolution Board Foundation (2013-)
  • Vice Chair of "Working Group on Consumer Class Actions", Japan Federation of Bar Associations (2013-2015)
  • Deputy Secretary General of Japan Association of Arbitrators (2016-)
  • Vice Chair of the Civil Litigation Committee, Japan Federation of Bar Associations (2016-2018)
  • Member of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) (2018-)
  • Member of Tokyo Chambers (2019-)
  • Advisory Board Member of Japan International Dispute Resolution Center (2020-)
  • Member of the Japan Commercial Arbitration Journal Editorial Committee, Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (2021-)
  • Co-chairperson of the Committee on International Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Japan Association of Arbitrators (2021-)

Practice Group

  • International Dispute Resolution Practice Group

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 1998; New York, 2005
Daini Tokyo Bar Association
New York State Bar Association