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Kunihiro Watanabe

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Contact Information

TEL
+81-3-6266-8555
FAX
+81-3-6266-8455

Practice Areas

Kunihiro Watanabe:Awards

Awards
Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 12th edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Japan
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

Public Service
Firm's lawyers involved in the Revision of the “Guidebook for Introducing Incentive Plans for Sustainable Corporate Growth as Board Members’ Compensation to Encourage Companies to Promote Proactive Business Management”
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

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Kunihiro Watanabe:Publications

Magazine Article
"The Amended Companies Act of 2019 (3): Drafters' Commentary on Ministerial Ordinance, Comparison Table Before and After Amendment to the Ministerial Ordinance, Public Comments, and Practical Responses Q&A"
Magazine Article
"Consideration of 'Fair Price' Related to Two-step Takeover of Unlisted Companies - Focusing on the Case of Determination of the Share Purchase Price Concerning Management Integration of Nippon Life Insurance Company and Mitsui Life Insurance Company Limited"
Book Article
"Revision of the Companies Act of 2019 - Process and Key Points"

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Kunihiro Watanabe:Other

Background

  • 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