Chiho Zen

Associate | Tokyo

Chiho is an associate in the corporate team

She is experienced in advising securities companies and investment funds on Japanese financial regulations. Prior to joining Withers, she was an associate at the Tokyo office of a leading US law firm. She also has experience working at a management consulting company and at a large domestic law firm in Japan where she provided advice on various financial and corporate legal issues.

Secretary Shiori Ishiguro

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Represented various offshore hedge fund and private equity managers in advising on their capital raising activities in Japan.

Assisted financial institutions in obtaining regulatory registrations in Japan (including Type 2 Financial Instruments Business, Discretionary Investment Management, Investment Advisory and Agency and Remote Membership)

Assisted offshore asset managers in making filings in relation to offering and asset management activities in Japan including the Article 63 filings or filings under the Act on Investment Trusts and Investment Corporations

Japan, 2013

‘Demystifying article 63’, IFLR.COM, October 2018

Tokyo Dai-ichi Bar Association

Education


Languages


  • English
  • Japanese

Tokyo

12F,

Toranomon Kotohira Tower,

1-2-8 Toranomon,

Minato-ku,

Tokyo,

105-0001

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