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Seiji Akimoto

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Seiji Akimoto

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Languages
Japanese English

Contact Information

TEL
+66-2-009-5166
FAX
+66-2-009-5080

Practices

Summary

SPECIAL RECOGNITION

  • asialaw 2021 – Notable practitioner - (Corporate and M&A)
  • The Legal 500, Asia Pacific 2021 – Recommended - Corporate and M&A

KEY QUALIFICATIONS

Seiji Akimoto’s primary areas of practice are corporate acquisitions and reorganizations, and he specializes in cross-border mergers & acquisitions. He has abundant experience handling corporate acquisitions and investments involving companies located in countries across the globe, especially those in Asia. He has written extensively on mergers & acquisitions and related legislation in Asia, notably “The Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Law” (The 2010 Guide to Japan edited by IFLA).  

EDUCATION

  • University of Chicago Law School (LL.M., 2008)​
  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1999)

QUALIFICATION

  • Admitted in New York, 2009
  • Admitted in Japan, 2002

MEMBERSHIP

  • Member of the Daini Tokyo Bar Association
  • Member of New York State Bar Association

PUBLICATIONS

  • "M&A Legislation in Emerging Asia Countries – Second edition"
  • "Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials and Practical Responses of Consumers – Global Compliance for Companies Expanding Overseas"

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