Partner | Tokyo
Secretary Miho Hiramatsu
*Our Firm is a foreign law joint enterprise (gaikokuhou kyoudou jigyou) between Withers Gaikokuhou Jimu Bengoshi Houjin (whose member and its employees are attorneys-at-law admitted in California, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii and New York, all of whom are foreign registered attorneys (Gaikokuhou Jimu Bengoshi) in Japan) and Withers Bengoshi Houjin (whose member and its employees are qualified Japanese bengoshi), as defined under Article 2, item 15 of the Special Measures Law Concerning the Handling of Legal Business by Foreign Lawyers (Gaikoku Bengoshi ni yoruHouritsu Jimu no Toriatsukai ni kansuru TokubetsuSochiho) of Japan.
Pacific Century Plaza Marunouchi building
Represented Secured Capital in the sale of the Pacific Century Plaza Marunouchi building to GIC.
Middle-east sovereign wealth fund
Represented a middle-east sovereign wealth fund in its first acquisition of real estate in Japan.
Represented Secured Capital in the buy-back of Eurobonds secured by the Fuso portfolio.
Represented Shinsek Bank as lead deal counsel in the financing of the restructured ANA hotel portfolio, which won Real Estate Deal of the Year in 2010.
Represented Secured Capital as lead deal counsel in the acquisition and financing of the Pacific Century Plaza Marunouchi building, which won Real Estate Deal of the Year in 2009.