Practice areas M&A, joint ventures, corporate finance, and other corporate transactions; anti-trust litigation, white color crime and compliance
Qualified New York State, 1988 Japan (Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi), 1995
Bar Association Daini Tokyo Bar Association American Bar Association
Languages Japanese, English
 
1973
LL.B., Nagoya University
1973
ITOCHU Corporation, Legal Department, Tokyo
1980
LL.M., University of Washington
1981
Research Fellow, University of Washington Asian Law Program
1987
ITOCHU International, New York
1989
Of Counsel, Sidley & Austin, New York
1993
Partner, Sidley & Austin, New York
1995
Managing Partner of Tokyo Office, Sidley & Austin, Tokyo
2003
Kashiwagi Sogo Law Office
2003
Professor of Law, Meiji University, Law School
2003
Knowledge Platform K.K. (engaged in development of online compliance programs)
2006
Asuka Kyowa Law Offices
2007
Hayabusa Asuka Law Offices
2008
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Representative of JURINAVI, a job matching web-site for law school graduates sponsored by the Japanese Government
2008
~ 2013
Committee Member of Legal Career at The National Law School Association
2008
Committee Member of International Exchange Committee, The Japan Federation of Bar Associations
2008
Director of Spring Board Research K.K.
2013
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Visiting Scholar at the Columbia Law School, New York