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    ORIX Corporation - Acquisition of Dynamedic Japan Co., Ltd.

Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi advised ORIX Corporation [TSE: 8591; NYSE: IX], a Japan-based financial services group, on an agreement to acquire all common shares of Dynamedic Japan Co., Ltd., a supplier of medical equipment.

The Nishimura & Asahi team advising ORIX was led by partners Tatsuya Nakayama, Yasuo Tsukitome and counsel Suguru Sato.


中山 達也

Tatsuya Nakayama is a partner in our M&A and corporate practice and was previously seconded to a top-tier U.S. international law firm. He has represented Japanese and non-Japanese buyers and sellers in numerous domestic and cross-border M&A and other commercial transactions, including financial institutions M&A, strategic alliances, private equity, equity finance, startups and venture capital investments. He also has considerable expertise in strategy planning at all stages from early stage to PMI and advises on a broad range of legal issues in the field of general corporate matters, including corporate governance, and banking and insurance. Leveraging such significant expertise and experience, he provides attentive expert advice in an effective, practical and timely manner. He also has experience serving as an outside officer for private companies and as a lecturer at a prestigious university and law school in Japan.

築留 康夫

Yasuo has an extensive track record, including many restructuring and bankruptcy cases representing a variety of stakeholders, such as debtors, sponsors and creditors. He also has special expertise in M&A, dispute and risk management cases. In addition, he is involved in PPP/ infrastructure cases and renewable energy cases.

佐藤 賢

Suguru SATO

  • Partner
  • Tokyo

Suguru Sato has broad experience and expertise in handling domestic M&A transactions between listed companies, investments in startup companies, acquisitions by private equity funds, going private transactions through tender offer, and cross-border transactions, including strategy planning, structuring, and execution. He gained experience on secondment to two major corporations and had the opportunity to be involved in their internal decision making regarding investments in closed companies and capital and business alliances. Based on this experience, he is able to support his clients in the execution of their transactions, including internal decision making, from a client-friendly viewpoint. He also has substantial experience in advising on shareholder meetings, post-merger integrations, and domestic and cross-border general corporate transactions. Suguru Sato strives to provide his clients with flexible and prompt legal services in line with their particular needs.