He works as an associate at Nishimura & Asahi (N&A), mainly practicing in the areas of General Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions, Crisis Management (compliance and investigation of white-collar crimes), Antitrust and Litigation.
He is also a member of N&A Life Science and Healthcare Practice Team, where he engages in a wide variety of legal activities, such as conducting investigations into manufacturing errors at pharmaceutical companies. He is also involved in M&A cases dealing with pharmaceutical and cosmetic products.
N&A Life Science and Healthcare Practice Team recently published a book detailing a Japanese law designed to secure the quality, efficacy, and safety of pharmaceutical, quasi-pharmaceutical, cosmetic products and other medical stuff. In this volume, as a member of the practice team, he took charge of the chapters on quasi-pharmaceutical, cosmetic products and regenerative medicine and other products.
He obtained his LL.M. (Master of Laws) from University of California, Berkeley, School of Law in 2021, Juris Doctor degree from the University of Tokyo, Graduate Schools for Law and Politics in 2013, and Bachelor of Laws from Kyoto University in 2011. Since September 2021, he has belonged to Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law LL.M. (Master of Laws) at Queen Mary, University of London, for the study and research of the following areas of law: Life science law (protection and regulation of medicines with patent-related matters); Digital piracy law; International copyright law; Entertainment law (video game law, fashion law and esports law); Animal law; Media reputation law (defamation and privacy); and E-commerce regulations.