Professionals

Mr. Uchima has been a partner in the M&A/corporate group at Nishimura & Asahi since 2002. As counsel for many Japanese and non-Japanese clients, he has advised on many domestic and international M&A transactions, including tender offers, going private, joint ventures, business integrations, spin offs and numerous other kinds of transactions.
Mr. Uchima has also advised extensively on general corporate matters such as corporate governance, distribution agreements, license agreements, labor matters and litigations.

Recent activities

12/2021

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2022: Top rankings for Nishimura & Asahi

Awards

4/2021

Asian Legal Business: Top 15 TMT Lawyers in Asia

Awards

2/2021

Top rankings in Chambers Global 2021

Awards

Education

1998
Harvard Law School (LL.M.)
1991
The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

Professional experience

2019 -
Lecturer, Keio University Law School
2016 - 2018
Visiting Professor, University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics
2003 - 2006
Lecturer, Chuo University
1998 - 1999
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, New York