Kunihiro Watanabe

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Kunihiro Watanabe:Awards

Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 11th edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Japan

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Kunihiro Watanabe:News

Firm News
Four new partners and three new of counsels
Firm News
Firm's lawyers take part in the creation of the "Guidebook for Introducing New Stock-based Compensation ("Restricted Stock") as Board Members' Compensation to Encourage Companies to Promote Proactive Business Management," released by the Corporate System
Firm News
20 new lawyers joined Mori Hamada & Matsumoto

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Kunihiro Watanabe:Publications

Magazine Article
"Practical Q&A on the Companies Act; Special Edition: Q&A on Practical Measures Regarding the Amended Companies Act (I)-(III)"
Magazine Article
"Recent Trends Regarding Voluntary Advisory Committees on Nomination and Remuneration"
Magazine Article
"Practical Q&A On The Companies Act Part 47: Distribution and Liability for Compensation of Losses in the Event of Delays in Preparation of Financial Statements"

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Kunihiro Watanabe:Other


  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 2004)
  • Columbia University School of Law (LL.M., Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, 2012)
  • with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, New York (2012-2013)
  • Seconded to the Civil Affairs Bureau at the Ministry of Justice as an Attorney (specializing in the Companies Act) (2013-2015)

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 2006; New York, 2013
Daini Tokyo Bar Association
New York State Bar Association