弁護士等紹介
Professionals
Partner

Yusuke Tani

Admitted
2008, Japan
E-mail
yusuke.tani@city-yuwa.com
Languages
Japanese/English/Chinese
Yusuke Tani

Practices

His main practice areas are general corporate such as the Companies Act and the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act, corporate governance, M&A, real estate transactions, commercial litigation, and international transactions. In particular, he specializes in Asia Practice such as China and India, overseas listing, cross-border transactions in Japanese, English and Chinese, foreign direct investment and international litigation.

Professional Background / Education

Professional Background

2008
Associate at Soga, Uryu & Itoga (current Uryu & Itoga)
2012
Associate at Soga Law Office
2018
Partner at Soga Law Office
2018
Admitted to the New York State Bar, U.S.A.
2023
Partner at City-Yuwa Partners

Education

2004
Waseda University, School of Law (LL.B)
2007
Waseda Law School (J.D.)
2008
Legal Training and Research Institute
2017
University of Southern California, Gould School of Law(LL.M., Certificate in Business Law)
M&AChina PracticeAntitrust and Competition
Represented Japanese companies in filing of business combinations in China.
Overseas Listings
As a Japanese law advisor to Japanese companies in connection with their listing on the NASDAQ or Hong Kong stock exchanges, assisted the companies in confirming the legality of the business under Japanese law and designing schemes that complies with Japanese law and local laws and stock exchange rules.
International Litigation
Represented and assisted major shareholders of a Japanese company in litigations in Japan and Hong Kong relating to the transfer of shares from the major shareholders to an investment fund.
Real Estate Fund and REITForeign Direct Investment
Assisted in institutional design, drafting of related agreements, etc., for Japanese real estate investments (TK-GK scheme, TMK scheme) by Hong Kong companies.
M&ACross-Border TransactionsChina Practice
Assisted in cross-border M&A by Japanese companies by conducting DD research in Japan and China and drafting share transfer agreements and shareholders agreements.
Cross-Border TransactionsChina PracticeAsia Practice
Provided strategic advice on disputes with joint venture partners, distributors, etc. in connection with overseas operations (U.S., China, India, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, etc.).
Assisted Japanese companies in negotiating joint ventures and establishing overseas subsidiaries by drafting MOUs, NDAs, joint venture agreements, and articles of incorporation.
Corporate Governance / Shareholders MeetingsCommercial Litigation
Represented a Japanese company in a lawsuit against its former director.
Compliance and Internal ControlCrisis Management
Represented Japanese companies in the investigation of misconduct at Chinese subsidiaries as the Chairman of the Special Investigation Committee, and assisted in the preparation and implementation of recurrence prevention measures.