Hamayotsu & Hamayotsu

Members

Bryan N.Hamayotsu
浜四津尚文 Bryan N.Hamayotsu
Toshiko Hamayotsu
浜四津敏子 Toshiko Hamayotsu
Takashi Iwamoto
岩元隆 Takashi Iwamoto
Yuki Ichikawa
市川祐生 Yuki ichikawa
Reiko Yabuta
薮田礼子 Reiko Yabuta

Bryan N. Hamayotsu  Managing Partner

浜四津尚文 Bryan N.Hamayotsu

Born in Nagoya, Japan, January 20, 1944
Admitted in 1971, Japan

Education
Tokyo University (LL.B., 1969)
Legal Training and Research Institute of The Supreme Court of Japan (1969-1971)
Southern Methodist University (M.C.L., 1975)

Practice Areas
Distributorships; Joint Ventures; Licensing; Computer Software; Television; Energy (LNG); Entertainment and Arts; Contracts

Member
Dai-ni Tokyo Bar Association; Law Association for Asia and the Western Pacific; International Bar Association.

Biography
Recipient: AFS and Fulbright Scholarships; American Jurisprudence Award (Company Law)

Author
Co-Author: "Horei Kommentaru," (Commentaries on Japanese Private International Law), Gakuyo Shobo, 1983
"Shogai Torihiki no Kiso Chishiki," (Basic Knowledge of International Transactions), Japan Federation of Bar Associations, 1989.


Toshiko Hamayotsu  Managing Partner

浜四津敏子 Toshiko Hamayotsu

Born in Taipei, January 6, 1945
Admitted in 1972, Japan

Education
Keio University (LL.B., 1967)
Legal Training and Research Institute of The Supreme Court of Japan (1970-1972)
Academy of American and International Law, Dallas (1979)

Practice Areas
Civil Law; Debtor and Creditor; Criminal Law; Family Law; Environmental Law

Member
Tokyo Bar Association; Japan Women's Bar Association

Biography
House of Councilors, National Parliament (1992-; Minister for Global Environmental Issues and Director-General of Environment Agency of Government of Japan (1994).

Author
Co-Author: "Tsuma Tachi no Horitsu plus Zeikin," (Law plus Tax for Wives), KK Gyosei, 1988; "Sozoku no Shikumi to Zeikin," (Inheritance and Tax), Hogaku Shoin, 1989.

Adjunct Professor, Soka University(2011~)


Takashi Iwamoto  Partner

岩元隆 Takashi Iwamoto

Born in Kagoshima, Japan, March 6, 1954
Admitted in 1982, Japan; 1991, California (now dormant)

Education
Tokyo University (LL.B., 1978)
Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (1980-1982)
University of Pennsylvania (LL.M., 1990)

Practice Areas
Business Law; Contracts; Corporate; Intellectual Property; Civil Litigation

Member
Dai-ni Tokyo Bar Association

Biography
Associate with Hamayotsu & Hamayotsu, Tokyo (1982-1983); Associate with Yamasaki Law & Patent Offices, Tokyo (1983-1989); Associate with Graham & James, San Francisco (now Squire, Sanders & Dempsey) (1990-1994); Partner, Hamayotsu & Hamayotsu (1994-); Professor, Soka University Law School, Japan, (2004-2013)


Yuki Ichikawa  Partner

市川祐生 Yuki ichikawa

Born in Kawasaki, Japan, July 21, 1970
Admitted in 1997, Japan; 2003, New York

Education
Keio University (LL.B., 1993)
Legal Training and Research Institute of The Supreme Court of Japan (1995-1997)
University of Chicago (LL.M., 2002)

Practice Areas
Commercial Law; Corporate Law; International Trade; Labor; Litigation; Family Law; Sport Law ;Criminal Law

Member
Dai-ni-Tokyo Bar Association; New York Bar Association; International Bar Association


Reiko Yabuta

薮田礼子 Reiko Yabuta

Born in Tokyo, Japan, December 6, 1975
Admitted in 2003, Japan

Education
Tokyo University (LL.B., 1998)
Legal Training and Research Institute of The Supreme Court of Japan (2001-2003)

Practice Areas
Civil Law; Criminal Law; Family Law; Labor Law; Commercial Law; Company Law

Member
Dai-ni Tokyo Bar Association