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田端 公美
田端 公美


  • Partner
  • Tokyo

Kumi has strong expertise in executive compensation, indemnification, insurance, and HR/employee benefits. She possesses an in-depth understanding of corporate governance practice both in Japan and in foreign countries, garnered from her working experience at the Corporate System Division of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.

Kumi provides strategic and innovative solutions to complex problems in the field of corporate governance. Her track record includes: supporting a major Japanese trust bank in developing a new scheme for equity incentive plans and lobbying regulatory reforms; and advising major Japanese companies in building global compensation and indemnification structures. She is also known for her expertise in management of shareholder meetings/board of directors meetings, disclosure, organizational design, internal control, anti-takeover measure, etc. She also has over 10 years experience advising clients on both cross-border and domestic M&A, reorganization and joint venture transactions.

Representative Work




University of Pennsylvania Law School (LL.M.)
Kyoto University Law School (J.D.)
Kyoto University (LL.B.)

Professional Experience

Deputy Director, Corporate System Division, Economy and Industry Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry