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

High evaluation received from " Who′s Who Legal: Japan 2020"
Antitrust and Competition Partner Yusuke Takamiya is listed in "40 under 40" for 2020 published by GCR (Global Competition Review) as the only Japanese winner
High evaluation received from " Who’s Who Legal: Japan 2019"

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Yusuke Takamiya:News

Firm News
Eleven new partners and twelve new counsels
Comments by Yusuke Takamiya, attorney-at-law, were featured in an Global Competition Review (GCR) article titled "Japan revises merger notification guidance for digital economy" published on October 8, 2019
Public Service
Yusuke Takamiya became the member of "Globalization, Innovation, and Competition Policy Project," Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

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Yusuke Takamiya:Seminars

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"
Nov. 21, 2018External Seminars
"Joint seminar of the French National Bar Council & Inter-Pacific Bar Association 100 Lawyers in Japan"

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Yusuke Takamiya:Publications

Book Article
"Legal Affairs for Platform Businesses"
"Doing Business in Asia Pacific - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Corporate Legal Affairs: Key Rules for Digital Platform Operators under the Digital Platform Transparency Bill and Anti-Monopoly Act"

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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-)
  • Visiting Researcher at Competition Policy Research Center, Japan Fair Trade Commission(2017-)
  • Observer for "Council on Utilization of Beaches for Tourism Resources," Japan Tourism Agency (2018-)
  • Young Lawyer Representative of the International Task Force, American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law (2018-)
  • 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
  • Financial Regulations/Financial Law Study Group

Bar Admissions

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