Chandler MHM

Susumu Hanawa

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Susumu Hanawa

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Japanese English

Contact Information

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+66-2-009-5080

Practices

Summary

SPECIAL RECOGNITION

  • The Legal 500, Asia Pacific 2021 – Recommended - Real estate and Construction

KEY QUALIFICATIONS

Susumu is a partner at Chandler MHM Limited (CMHM). Susumu’s practice focuses on cross-border transactions and expansions in Southeast Asian countries including Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam, countries in which he has lived and worked. In addition, he has extensive knowledge in the areas of real estate funds and finance, including securitization and REITs. Recently, he has been actively engaged in real estate investment in Southeast Asian countries, supported by study regarding laws regulating projects in emerging Asian countries and Indonesian law at the National University of Singapore. He has written extensively on the Asian laws and legal practices, and frequently lectures on regulations in Indonesia, Thailand, and Vietnam.

EDUCATION

  • The National University of Singapore, and the New York University Law School (Dual Degree Program) (LL.M., 2012)
  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 2003)

QUALIFICATION

  • Admitted in New York, 2013
  • Admitted in Japan, 2004

MEMBERSHIP

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

OTHER EXPERIENCE/PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • seconded to Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd. (2009-2010)

PUBLICATIONS

  • "Handbook for Rules Against Bribery of Foreign Public Officials for Companies Expanding Overseas" (Shojihomu Co., Ltd., 2018, co-author)
  • "Business Legal Affairs in Vietnam" (Shojihomu Co., Ltd., 2018, co-author)
  • "Real Estate Law in Asia – Guidance for Real Estate and Infrastructure Business"  (Shojihomu Co., Ltd., 2018, author and editor)
  • "Key Practical Points for Real Estate Related Business in South East Asian Countries and Some Comparative Perspectives" (The Association for Real Estate Securitization, 2017, author)
  • "Key Practical Points for Real Estate Finance in Thailand" (The Association for Real Estate Securitization, 2017, author)
  • "Detailed Guide to Indonesian Law, Accounting, and Tax" (Chuokeizai-sha, Inc., 2017, co-author)
  • "Guide to Current Thai Business Laws" (Shojihomu Co., Ltd., 2017, author)
  • "Key Points in Practice Regarding Real Estate Acquisition and Business in Thailand"  (The Association for Real Estate Securitization, 2017, author)
  • "The role of law firms in infrastructure business in Asia" (Dai-ichi Hoki Co., Ltd., 2017, author)
  • "M&A Legislation in Emerging Asian Countries - Second edition" (Shojihomu Co., Ltd., 2016, author)
  • "Real Estate Investment Scheme in Indonesia - Things to Keep in Mind About REIT Systems and Real Estate Finance in Indonesia" (The Association for Real Estate Securitization, 2016, author)
  • "Legal Practice for Investment Trusts and Investment Corporations" (Shojihomu Co., Ltd., 2016, author)
  • "Trends in the Modernization of Corporate Law in Asian Countries (3): Current Status of Modernization of Corporate Law in Vietnam" (Commercial Law Review, 2015, author)
  • "Key Points in Practice Regarding Real Estate Acquisition in Asia: Part 3. Malaysia" (The Association for Real Estate Securitization, 2015, co-author)
  • "J-REIT Investment in Overseas Property" (The Association for Real Estate Securitization, 2015, co-author)
  • "Key Points in Practice Regarding Real Estate Acquisition in Asia: Part 2. Vietnam" (The Association for Real Estate Securitization, 2015, author)
  • "Key Points in Practice Regarding Real Estate Acquisition in Asia: Part 1. Indonesia" (The Association for Real Estate Securitization, 2015, co-author)
  • "Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials and Practical Responses - Global Compliance for Companies Expanding Overseas" (Shojihomu Co., Ltd., 2014, author)
  • "Civil Litigation System in Asian Countries - Part 3: Indonesia" (Chuokeizai-sha, Inc., 2014, co-author)
  • "M&A Legislation in Emerging Asian Countries" (Shojihomu Co., Ltd., 2013, co-author)
  • "Q&A: Asian Labor Law Practice" (Shojihomu Co., Ltd., 2011, co-author)

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