Kunio Miyaoka

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Kunio Miyaoka

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JapaneseEnglishFrench

Mr. Miyaoka specializes in international trade law, cross-border and domestic litigation and regulatory compliance. Having worked at the WTO Appellate Body and Japan’s METI, Mr. Miyaoka has deep expertise in the WTO Agreement, free trade agreements, investment treaties, trade related dispute resolution, export controls, economic sanctions, and human rights related trade measures.

Contact Information

TEL
+81-3-6266-8738
FAX
+81-3-6266-8638

Practice Areas

Kunio Miyaoka:News

Firm News
Ten new partners and seven new counsels
Public Service
Firm became the External Counsel of Advisory Centre on WTO Law (Geneva, Switzerland)
Public Service
Kunio Miyaoka became the officer of Expansion of Legal Services Division (Center for Promotion of International Legal Services), Japan Federation of Bar Associations

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Kunio Miyaoka:Publications

Magazine Article
"Latest Trends in Regulations and Sanctions Related to Economic Security in Various Countries and Responses Required of Companies (Part 1)"
Magazine Article
"Targeted Dumping - Outcomes and Limits of Interpretation of the WTO Agreement"
Magazine Article
"Three Years in the "Supreme Court" of Trade Law - The Joy of Realizing the Rule of Law in the Field of International Law"

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Kunio Miyaoka:Other

Background

  • The University of Tokyo (B. Eng., 2004)
  • The University of Tokyo, School of Law (J.D., 2007)
  • Columbia University School of Law (LL.M., 2013)
  • with Tan Kok Quan Partnership (Singapore) (2013)
  • with Singapore International Arbitration Centre (2014)
  • Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Trade Policy Bureau (Deputy Director) (2014-2016)
  • World Trade Organization, Appellate Body Secretariat (Dispute Settlement Lawyer) (2017-2020)

Major Activities

  • Member of The Japan Association of International Economic Law (2016-)
  • Project Member of "Comprehensive Research on the Current International Trade/Investment System (Part V)," hosted by Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI) (2020-)
  • Officer of Expansion of Legal Services Division (Center for Promotion of International Legal Services), Japan Federation of Bar Associations (2020-)

Practice Group

  • International Trade Practice Group
  • International Dispute Resolution Practice Group
  • Crisis Management Practice Group
  • AI/IoT Practice Group
  • Employment & Labor Law Practice Group

 

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 2008; New York, 2014
Daini-Tokyo Bar Association