Banking

Comprehensive services for constantly evolving financing transactions in a global economy

Legal services in a full range of financing transactions

We advise financial institutions and investors, including some of the world’s largest commercial and investment banks and multinational corporations.

Our market leading Banking Practice Group supports our clients in Japanese and cross-border transactions by providing a full range of legal services, from structuring transactions to negotiating and drafting necessary documentation in areas including corporate loans, structured finance, real estate finance, acquisition finance, mezzanine finance, intellectual property finance, and derivatives.

Cutting-edge Transactions

We are often called upon to provide services in connection with new financing structures. Our strong team of lawyers is highly regarded for its experience and ability to find solutions to complex and novel issues. We focus on understanding our clients' business objectives and finding the most effective and cost efficient solutions to meet our clients’ needs.

As a leader in the banking practice, we are also active in the development of relevant laws and regulations and the establishment of proper market practices, through participation in various committees, councils, forums, and societies comprised of regulators, market participants, and other relevant parties.

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Banking:News

Awards
Our lawyers seleceted in "Who’s Who Legal: Japan 2022"
Awards
Top Rankings received from asialaw 2023, the definitive guide to Asia's leading law firms and lawyers
Awards
Top Rankings Received from IFLR1000’s 32nd edition
Firm News
MHM advised on the arrangements of the first domestic social loan for a Park-PFI project
Awards
Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 13th edition of The Best Lawyers in Japan™ and the inaugural Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in Japan™

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Banking:Seminars

Jun. 12, 2019External Seminars
"Recent developments in financial administration and challenges for internal audits"
Dec. 20, 2018External Seminars
"The new era of supervisory approaches and challenges for financial institutions"
Nov. 8, 2018External Seminars
"JFSA’s new supervisory approaches and challenges for financial institutions"
Jun. 18, 2018External Seminars
"Recent developments in financial administration and challenges for internal audits"
May 23, 2018External Seminars
"JFSA’s new supervisory approaches and challenges for financial institutions"

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Banking:Publications

Magazine Article
"(Editorial) Designing Enterprise Mortgages Under Japanese Law – Recent Discussions at the Legislative Council of the Ministry of Justice"
Article
"The Lending and Secured Finance Review 8th Edition - Japan Chapter"
Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Construction Law 2022 - Japan Chapter"
Article
「International Comparative Legal Guide to: Project Finance 2022- Japan Chapter」
Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Real Estate 2022 - Japan Chapter"

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