Yusuke Murakami


Yusuke Murakami

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Yusuke Murakami has advised major investors, developers and contractors in a wide range of energy and infrastructure projects with respect to the full spectrum of project stages - development, construction (EPC), financing, M&A, joint venture, and dispute resolution. Also, he has extensive knowledge and experience in advising both Japanese and non-Japanese companies in cross-border transactions.

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Yusuke Murakami:Awards

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

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Yusuke Murakami:News

Represented ENEOS Corporation in its historic acquisition of Japan Renewable Energy Corporation
Public Service
Yusuke Murakami became the lecturer at Nagasaki Ocean Academy
Comments by Yusuke Murakami were featured in an Asia Law Portal article titled "Legal Experts Predict 2020 Trends in Asia Pacific Region Infrastructure Development" published on December 12, 2019

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Yusuke Murakami:Legal Topics

Yusuke Murakami:Newsletters

Fundamental Reform of the Regulatory Framework for Renewable Energy in Japan DownloadPDF

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Yusuke Murakami:Seminars

Jul. 4, 2017External Seminars
"Comparative Analysis of the Legal Framework and Market Practice for Infrastructure/PPP in Australia/UK and in Japan"

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Yusuke Murakami:Publications

"Chambers Global Practice Guide Alternative Energy & Power 2023 - Japan Trends and Developments"
"Practical Guide to Contracts for Power Plant Projects [2nd ed.]"
"Contemporary Laws on Secured Transactions"

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Yusuke Murakami:Other


  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 2004)
  • The University of Tokyo, School of Law (J.D., 2006)
  • Harvard Law School (LL.M., 2012)
  • with Allen & Overy LLP, London (2012-2013)

Major Activities

  • Lecturer at the University of Tokyo, School of Law (Civil Law, 2010-2011)
  • Lecturer at the University of Tokyo, Faculty of Law (Civil Law, 2015-2016)
  • Member of Subcommittee on Contract & Legal, Engineering Advancement Association of Japan (ENAA) (2019-)
  • Lecturer at Nagasaki Ocean Academy (2020-)
  • Member of the Engineering and Consulting Firms Association (ECFA), Japan(2022-)

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 2007; New York, 2013
Daini Tokyo Bar Association
New York State Bar Association