Hiroshi Yamauchi


Hiroshi Yamauchi

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Hiroshi Yamauchi:Awards

Top Rankings Received from The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022
Top Rankings Received in The Nikkei's "Corporate Legal Tax Affairs and Lawyer Survey 2021"
Hiroshi Yamauchi Received High Evaluation From Euromoney’s White Collar Crime Expert Guide 2021

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Hiroshi Yamauchi:News

Interview of Hiroshi Yamauchi was published in the Nikkei Online edition in an article titled "Endless Quality and Data Falsification: Corporate Culture Reform is a Necessity"
Comments by Hiroshi Yamauchi were published on page 1 of the Nikkei in an article titled "Disciplinary Action Against Officers Who Reprimand Whistleblowers: Government Announces Guidelines to be Enforced Next Year"
Comments by Hiroshi Yamauchi, attorney-at-law, were featured in an MLex article titled "Corporate Japan may gain more from stronger whistleblower protections than resisting change" published on September 27, 2018

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Hiroshi Yamauchi:Seminars

Jul. 8, 2019External Seminars
"The Latest Trend and Practical Issues over Whistleblowing System - with Certification of Whistleblowing System, Amendment to the Act on the Protection of Whistleblowers, and Global Whistleblowing System -"
Jun. 10, 2019MHM Seminars
Encore Session: "Latest Practices for Operation and Establishment of an Effective Whistleblowing System (Certification of Whistleblowing System, Amendment to the Act on the Protection of Whistleblowers, Global Whistleblowing System, etc.)"
Jun. 5, 2019External Seminars
Daini Tokyo Bar Association: Basic General Training, "Overview of Japanese Plea Bargaining and Practical Issues for Lawyer" (only for members)

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Hiroshi Yamauchi:Publications

Magazine Article
"Corporate Legal Affairs Frontier: Explanation of Guidelines Based on the Whistleblower Protection Act (Cabinet Notification No. 118 of 2021) (Publicly Notified October 2021)"
Magazine Article
"Initial Responses to Fraud and Misconduct by Category (Part 1) Leakage of Personal Data"
Book Other
"Measures for Preventing Recurrence of Fraud and Misconduct"

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Hiroshi Yamauchi:Other


  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 2004)
  • Keio University Law School (J.D., 2006)
  • University of Virginia School of Law (LL.M., 2014)
  • with Kirkland & Ellis LLP (2014-2015)

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 2007; NewYork, 2015
Daini-Tokyo Bar Association