DT Legal Japan, Attorney-at-law
3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku
Atsushi Akashima provides advice on general corporate matters, including M&A transactions, compliance matters, and domestic/international contracts. He has worked at a major general trading company and accumulated substantial experience advising wide variety of industries.
He is focusing on:
- Disputes: Representing several Japanese and global companies in commercial litigation, civil preservation and enforcement matters.
- Drafting/negotiation on M&A, organizational restructuring , etc.
- Compliance/Risk Management: Advising on competition law related matters in Japan, Japanese Unfair Competition Prevention Act, the Subcontractors Act, data protection matters (including the Personal Information Protection Act) and various employment laws and regulations.
- Financial Instruments and Exchange Act /Corporate Law/ General Corporate: Providing legal advice regarding day-to-day corporate matters for both Japanese companies and Japanese subsidiaries of foreign companies.
2007-2009 Yanagida & Nomura
2009-2011 ITOCHU Corporation
2011-2012 Yanagida & Partners
2012-2020 AKATSUKI SOGO LAW OFFICE
2020-Present DT Legal Japan
Tokyo Bar Association (2007)
Sophia University (LL.B., 2001)
English and Japanese