Mergers and Acquisitions/Reorganizations

Ensuring successful M&A outcomes drawing on our expertise, experience, and creativity

We handle a diverse range of matters relating to mergers and acquisitions, investments, restructurings, and corporate alliances across various industries and sectors around the world. To meet our clients’ M&A needs, we offer seamless and integrated service for the whole transaction process, including the evaluation of business opportunities, participation in sales processes as buyers or sellers, conducting due diligence, and the structuring, negotiation, and completion of the transaction.

Our lawyers have advised on some of the largest and most complex cross-border transactions and can draw on their extensive experience in managing and conducting due diligence, drafting and negotiating transaction documents, and communicating and liaising with applicable regulatory authorities. Our lawyers are regularly seconded to governmental agencies and regulatory bodies and are involved in the development of Japanese laws and regulations relating to M&A.

We are particularly well positioned to handle large and complex transactions that require the quick assembly of a team of lawyers with expertise across a range of practice areas. We are able to draw upon our size and breadth of practice areas; our extensive experience in a variety of business sectors; the strong relationships we enjoy with Japanese regulatory authorities, stock exchanges, and industry experts; and our deep understanding of the Japanese court system. Whether it is a matter of corporate law, finance, labor, antitrust, tax, intellectual property, real estate, litigation, bankruptcy, or other area of law, we have the lawyers suited to serve our clients’ needs.

Mergers and Acquisitions/Reorganizations:People

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Mergers and Acquisitions/Reorganizations:News

Firm News
Represented ENEOS Corporation in its historic acquisition of Japan Renewable Energy Corporation
Awards
High Evaluations Received From Euromoney's Banking, Finance & Transactional Law Expert Guide 2021
Awards
Satoko Kuwabara Recognized in IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2019
Awards
Firm receives award at Mergermarket Japan M&A Awards
Awards
Firm receives award at Mergermarket Inaugural Japan M&A Awards

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Mergers and Acquisitions/Reorganizations:Seminars

Jul. 15, 2020MHM Seminars
"Making European Investments a Long-Term Success:Post-merger integration amid COVID-19 – with a view on Germany"
Feb. 13, 2020External Seminars
"European M&A Seminar for Japanese Expats"
Jan. 29, 2020MHM Seminars
"Digital Health and Law"
Jan. 27, 2020MHM Seminars
"Digital Health and Law"
Jan. 21, 2020MHM Seminars
"Digital Health and Law"

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Mergers and Acquisitions/Reorganizations:Publications

Magazine Article
"The Financial Technology Law Review Fifth Edition - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Analysis of Share Delivery Case for Listing Company"
Article
"Chambers Global Practice Guides Corporate M&A 2022 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Framework for Court Decisions Regarding Takeover Defense Measures and Practical Implications (Part 3)"
Article
"The Private Equity Review 11th Edition - Japan Chapter (Investing)"

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