Isamu is a the Vice Representative of our Yangon office. He has strong expertise in advising clients on their business expansion into, and exit from, Asian countries, including Myanmar, Vietnam, India, Bangladesh, the Philippines and Taiwan.
He has extensive experience working closely with local firms in each jurisdiction and responding quickly and flexibly to the wide range of legal needs of his clients while understanding the legal and regulatory systems of each country.
He also has a wealth of experience advising on various projects related to Japan's infrastructure exports and on various legal problems that may arise in host countries.
Isamu was seconded to a major law firm in India from 2012 – 2013, and he worked in our Ho Chi Minh City office from 2016 - 2017.
He was inaugurated as Yangon Office Vice Representative on July 2019, and became the Ho Chi Minh City Offices Co-representative from 2022.

Recent activities


Vietnam: A One-stop Solution for Public Search and Consultation on Business-related Regulations Is Underway in Vietnam



Vietnam: Merger Control - Three Years After the Grab/Uber Case



Vietnam: Government promulgates a list of websites that are banned from displaying cross border advertisements



University of Southern California Gould School of Law (LL.M.)
The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

Professional experience

2022 -
HCMC Office Co-Representatives
2022 -
HCMC Office
2019 -
Vice Representative of Yangon Office
2016 - 2017
HCMC Office
Khaitan & Co, New Delhi
2012 - 2013
Khaitan & Co, Mumbai