弁護士等紹介
Professionals
Partner

Takashi Soga

Admitted
1990, Japan; 1994, NY
E-mail
takashi.soga@city-yuwa.com
Languages
Japanese/English/Chinese
Takashi Soga

Practices

Since 1990, engaged in legal support for corporations investing in, or conducting transactions with, China or other foreign countries.
Since 1994, specialized in Chinese law practice, having written countless theses and papers and held numerous seminars, etc.

Professional Background / Education

Professional Background

1990
Associate at Anderson, Mori & Rabinowitz
1993
Trainee at New York Office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
1994
Trainee at Victor Chu & Co. in Hong Kong
1995
Trainee at Beijing Office of Zhong Lun Law Firm
1998
Partner at Anderson Mori and Chief Representative at its Beijing Office
2000
Partner at Itoga Law Office (later renamed as Itoga & Soga Law Office)
2005
Partner and Representative at Cast Itoga (later renamed as Soga, Uryu & Itoga)
2012
Partner at Soga Law Office
2023
Partner at City-Yuwa Partners

Education

1988
The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1990
Legal Training and Research Institute
1993
University of Michigan, Law School (LL.M.)

Professional Activities / Accolades

Arbitrator at Shanghai Arbitration Commission (2007~)
Outside Director at TYK Corporation (2017~)
Independent Director at Sompo China (2019~)

Awards
Recommended as "National Leader" in "Who's Who Legal - Japan 2022: Trade & Customs" in September 2022.

Hundreds of Sino-Japan JV projects
Dozens of M&A projects where Japanese corporations acquire Chinese businesses
Many M&A projects where Chinese or other foreign corporations acquire Japanese businesses・More than fifty (50) trade remedy cases initiated by Chinese government against foreign corporations
Dozens of China’s anti-trust matters for Japanese corporations
Many IPO at Hong Kong or PRC capital market