Yusuke Takamiya


Yusuke Takamiya

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Yusuke Takamiya provides a wide range of legal advice on competition laws such as merger controls, cartel/leniency matters, unilateral conducts and unfair trade practices. Mr. Takamiya also has significant expertise on cases which require multilateral responses (e.g. EU, US and China). Mr. Takamiya serves as a member of leadership of the ABA SAL, and with his broad backgrounds, he focuses and provides advice on emerging issues such as big data and algorithmic cartel.

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Yusuke Takamiya:Awards

Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 12th edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Japan
Top Ranking Received From Chambers Asia-Pacific 2021
High Evaluation Received From FINANCIER WORLDWIDE

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Yusuke Takamiya:News

Comments by Yusuke Takamiya, attorney-at-law, were featured in an MLex article titled "Japan explores new antitrust rules despite implementation of new digital law" published on March 10, 2021
Comments by Yusuke Takamiya were featured in a Global Competition Review (GCR) article titled "JFTC upholds cardboard cartel decisions" published on February 15, 2021
Public Service
Firm became the External Counsel of Advisory Centre on WTO Law (Geneva, Switzerland)

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Yusuke Takamiya:Seminars

Jan. 22, 2021 - Mar. 23, 2021External Seminars
"Legal Affairs for Digital Platform Businesses"
Apr. 28, 2020External Seminars
"Information Sharing: Boundary between Explicit and Tacit Collusion (APAC)"
Feb. 26, 2020External Seminars
"Information Sharing: Boundary between Explicit and Tacit Collusion"

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Yusuke Takamiya:Publications

"The Spread of COVID-19 and Impacts on Antitrust and Competition Law Practices (Part 2)"
Magazine Article
"The Collaboration and Interplay of the Intellectual Property and Antimonopoly Acts in Japan in relation to Parallel Importation"
Magazine Article
"Revision of the Merger Remedies Manual Released by the U.S. Department of Justice"

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Yusuke Takamiya:Other


  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 2005)
  • The University of Tokyo, School of Law (J.D., 2007)
  • New York University, School of Law (LL.M., 2016)
  • Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, Washington D.C. (2016-2017)
  • King's College London (PG Diploma in EU Competition Law) (2017)
  • U.S. Federal Trade Commission (2017)

Major Activities

  • Member of Japan Competition Law Forum (2011-)
  • Researcher, Research Study Commissioned by the Ministry of Justice (Commissioned Party: Shojihomu Co., Ltd.): Research Study on Trends in Judicial Precedents Regarding New Types of Agreements (2010-2011)
  • Member of EU Competition Law Workshop (2013-)
  • Member of the committee of experts relating to the operation of Tokyo emissions trading (2014-2015)
  • Research Assistant of International Competition Law to Professor Eleanor M. Fox at the New York University, School of Law (2015-2016)
  • Non-U.S. Young Lawyer Representative, International Committee, Section of Antitrust Law, American Bar Association (2017-2018)
  • Visiting Researcher at Competition Policy Research Center, Japan Fair Trade Commission(2017-2019)
  • Observer for "Council on Utilization of Beaches for Tourism Resources," Japan Tourism Agency (2018-2019)
  • Young Lawyer Representative of the International Task Force, American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law (2018-2019)
  • Member of "Globalization, Innovation, and Competition Policy Project," Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (2018-)

Practice Group

  • Competition/Antitrust Practice Group
  • Tourism Practice Group
  • International Trade Practice Group
  • Healthcare Practice Group

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 2008; New York, 2017
Daini-Tokyo Bar Association
New York State Bar Association