Hiroki Aoyama


Hiroki Aoyama

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Hiroki Aoyama:Awards

The Best Lawyers in Japan™ and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in Japan™ (2025 edition)
Top rankings received from Chambers Global 2024
Top rankings received from The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2024

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Hiroki Aoyama:News

Public Service
Hiroki Aoyama becomes a lecturer at the University of Tokyo, Faculty of Law
Firm News
Firm Elects 6 Associates to Partnership

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Hiroki Aoyama:Newsletters

The Interim Draft on Proposed Amendments to the Civil Code (Law of Obligations) DownloadPDF
Current Issues on the Amendment of the Civil Code (Law of Obligations) DownloadPDF

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Hiroki Aoyama:Publications

"Chambers Global Practice Guides Banking & Finance 2023 – Japan Chapter"
"The Lending and Secured Finance Review 9th Edition - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
”Getting The Deal Through - Loans & Secured Financing 2024 - Japan Chapter”

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Hiroki Aoyama:Research Reports

Hiroki Aoyama:Other


  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 2001)
  • Harvard Law School (LL.M., 2007) (Completed International Finance Concentration)
  • with Debevoise & Plimpton (2007-2008)

Major Activities

  • Lecturer at the University of Tokyo, Faculty of Law (Civil Law) (2011-2013)
  • Involved in a study commissioned by the Ministry of Justice (commissioned party: Japan Institute of Business Law): Investigation Research Report on Practical Operation of Systems for Requirements for Perfection Regarding Assignment of Receivables and Systems for Registering Assignment of Receivables (2013)
  • Outside Director and Audit and Supervisory Committee Member of Kasumigaseki Capital Co., Ltd. (2021-)

Practice Group

  • Structured Finance
  • Corporate Finance/Capital Markets
  • M&A
  • REIT
  • Energy & Infrastructure
  • Fintech

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 2002; New York, 2008
Daini Tokyo Bar Association
New York State Bar Association