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AOKI, Setsuko
Education/Work Experience 1983 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1985 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
1990 - Completed doctoral course, Institute of Air & Space Law, Faculty of Law, McGill University (Canada)
1993 -Doctor of Civil Law (D.C.L.) (McGill)
After serving as an assistant in Faculty of Law, Rikkyo University, assistant professor and associate professor in School of Social Sciences, National Defense Academy of Japan, and associate professor and professor, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University, currently serves as a professor in Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest International Law, Space Law



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EGUCHI, Kiminori
Education/Work Experience 1976 - Faculty of Law, Kyushu University(LL.B.)
1978 - Graduate School of Law, Kyushu University (LL.M.)
1978 - 1980 Studied in the doctoral program at Kyushu University Graduate School of Law
After serving as an associate professor and professor at Okayama University Faculty of Law and professor at Sophia University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Competition Law, Economic Law, German Law



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FUKUI, Taku
Education/Work Experience 1985 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1987 - Admitted to the Bar
Currently serving as a managing partner with the law firm Kashiwagi Sogo Law Offices and a professor at Keio University Law School
Mainly handling corporate and antitrust matters, commercial litigation and arbitration proceedings
Areas of Interest Corporate Law and Business Transactions, Antitrust, Civil Law



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FURUKAWA, Toshiharu
Education/Work Experience 1987 - School of Medicine, Keio University(M.D.)
1993 - Faculty of Letters, Keio University (B.A.(Literature))
1994 - Ph.D. in Medical Science, Keio University
1996 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1999 - Admitted to the Bar
2005 - Completed requirements for M.B.A. at University of Oxford Saïd Business School
After serving as a surgery resident and chief surgery assistant at Keio University School of Medicine, and associate professor at Keio University Graduate School of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Graduate School of Law and surgery professor at Keio University School of Medicine concurrently, and counsel at the law firm TMI Associates
Areas of Interest Healthcare Law



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HAGA, Masaaki
Education/Work Experience 1989 - Faculty of Law, Meiji University (LL.B.)
1992 - Graduate School of Law, Waseda University (LL.M.)
1995 -Completed doctoral course work at Keio University Graduate School of Law
After studying abroad at University of Regensburg (with a scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service and the Humboldt Foundation), and serving as an associate professor at Meiji University School of Law and Graduate School of Law, and professor at Meiji University School of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Civil Procedure Law



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HARADA, Kunio
Education/Work Experience 1967 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1969 - Appointed as a judge
2007 - Ph.D. in Law, Keio University
After serving as a criminal-court judge at the Tokyo District Court, Fukuoka District Court, and Nagoya District Court, prosecutor at the Criminal Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Justice, judicial research official at the Supreme Court, president of the Mito District Court, coordinating judge at the Tokyo High Court, and retiring from the court in 2010, currently serving as a guest professor at Keio University Law School, partner with the law firm Tanabe & Partners, and executive advisor at the Supreme Public Prosecutors Office
Areas of Interest Criminal Law , Criminal Procedure Law



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HASHIMOTO, Hiroyuki
Education/Work Experience 1984 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
After serving as a research associate at the University of Tokyo, assistant professor and associate professor at Rikkyo University College of Law and Politics, professor at Rikkyo University Law School, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School and member of the expert committee for the Examination for the Main Career Track of the Government of Japan
Areas of Interest Administrative Law



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HIRANO, Hiroyuki
Education/Work Experience 1981 - Passed the National Bar Examination
1982 - Faculty of Law, Meiji University (LL.B.)
1984 - Graduate School of Law, Meiji University (LL.M.) After serving as a professor at Meiji University School of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

1999 to 2001 - Served as an examiner for the Real Estate Appraiser Examination
2001 to 2006 - Served as an examiner for the National Public Employee Recruitment Examination
2004 to 2007 - Served as an examiner for the National Bar Examination (second-stage examination)
2006 to 2007 - Served as an examiner for the New National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest Civil Law, Consumer Law



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HONGO , Akira
Education/Work Experience 1982 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1988 - Admitted to the Bar
After serving as a chief instructor in criminal court matters at the Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan, currently serving as the representative of the law firm Hongo Sogo Law Office and professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Criminal Law



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IKEBUKURO, Mami
Education/Work Experience 1986 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1988 - 2002 Ushijima & Associates (currently Ushijima & Partners)
2002 - Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu
2005 - present Partner, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu
2013 - present Professor, Keio University Law School
Practice Areas Real Estate Transactions, Real Estate Investment/Real Estate Securitization, J-REITs, Securitization/Structured Finance/Trust, Financial Regulations/Financial Compliance, Asset Management/Fund, Banking, General Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
visit the firm's website http://www.noandt.com/index.html
http://www.noandt.com/data/lawyer/index/id/2686/



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ISHIOKA, Katsutoshi
Education/Work Experien 1993 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1995 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
1998 - Completed doctoral course work at Keio University Graduate School of Law
After serving as a researcher, assistant professor, and associate professor at Keio Economic Observatory, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Competition Law, Consumer Law, Intellectual Property Law, Economic Regulation, Regulated Industries Law



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ISOBE, Tetsu
Education/Work Experience 1995 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1997 - Graduate School of Law, Hitotsubashi University (LL.M.)
2000 - Ph.D. in Law, Hitotsubashi University Graduate School of Law
After serving as an assistant professor and associate professor at Kanto Gakuen University Faculty of Law, and associate professor at Dokkyo University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
2014 - Served as an examiner in administrative law for the National Bar Examination
From 2015 - Conducting overseas research at Jean Moulin University Lyon 3
Areas of Interest Administrative Law, Medical Law



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ITOH, Kensuke
Education/Work Experience 1976 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
After serving as an associate professor at Kanazawa University Faculty of Law and professor at Nagoya University Graduate School of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
1995 to 2004 - Served as an examiner in criminal law for the National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest Criminal Law



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KAN, Kouichi
Education/Work Experience 1987 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1994 - Appointed as a prosecutor
2007 - Admitted to the Bar after serving as a prosecutor at the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office, Nagoya District Public Prosecutors Office, Toyama District Public Prosecutors Office, and Tsu District Public Prosecutors Office
Currently serving as a member of the law firm Risolute Law Office and professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Criminal Law



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KANAYAMA, Naoki
Education/Work Experience 1977 - Faculty of Law, Doshisha University (LL.B.)
1981 - Graduate School of Law, Doshisha University (LL.M.)
1982 - Knox College, Illinois (BA)
1984 - Completed doctoral course work at Kyoto University Graduate School of Law
1987 - Completed requirements for "DEA de droit privé (preliminary degree for Ph.D. in private law)" at Panthéon-Sorbonne University (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
1996 -Ph.D. in Law, Kyoto University
After serving as a professor at Himeji Dokkyo University Faculty of Law and professor at Hosei University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Contract, Civil Law, Comparative Law, Arbitration Law, French Law



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KANO, Naoko
Education/Work Experience 1983 - Faculty of Law, Kyushu University (LL.B.)
1985 - Graduate School of Law, Kyushu University (LL.M.)
1988 -Completed doctoral course work at Kyushu University Graduate School of Law
After serving as an associate professor at Tokyo University of Mercantile Marine, associate professor at Kanagawa University Faculty of Law, and professor at Ritsumeikan University College of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Civil Law, Consumer Law



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KASUGA, Michiyoshi
Education/Work Experience 1972 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1975 - Appointed as a judge
After serving as a judge at the Kanazawa District Court and Family Court, judge at the Chiba District Court, judge at the Tokyo District Court, judicial research official at the Supreme Court, judge at the Tokyo High Court, coordinating judge at the Tokyo District Court, president of the National Tax Tribunal (prosecutor of the Tokyo High Public Prosecutors Office), president of the Matsuyama District Court, president of the Okayama District Court, and civil-case coordinating judge at the Tokyo High Court, currently serving as a guest professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Civil Law



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KATAYAMA, Naoya
Education/Work Experience 1983 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1985 -Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
1988 -Completed doctoral course work, Graduate School of Law, Keio University
2012 -Ph.D in Law, Keio University
After serving as an assistant professor, associate professor and professor at Keio University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

1999 to 2001 - Served as a guest researcher at Toulouse 1 Capitole University, France
2006 to 2009 - Served as a CPA Examination Committee member
From 2013 - Serving as an examiner in civil law for the National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest Civil Law : Property Law, Contract Law, Law of Credit and Security



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KITAI, Isao
Education/Work Experience 1986 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1988 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
1991 -Completed doctoral course work at Keio University Graduate School of Law
2015 -Ph.D in Law, Keio University
After serving as an assistant professor, associate professor, and professor at Keio University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Civil Law



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KOIKE, Shintaro
Education/Work Experience 1999 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
2001 - Completed legal training at the Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan
2004 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
After serving as a research assistant and assistant professor at Keio University Law School, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

2009 to 2011 - Served as a guest researcher at the University of Cologne
Areas of Interest Criminal Law, German Law



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KOIZUMI, Naoki
Education/Work Experience 1985 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
After serving as a research associate at the University of Tokyo Faculty of Law, associate professor and professor at Kobe University Faculty of Law, professor at Sophia University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School and special counsel at the law firm TMI Associates
Areas of Interest Intellectual Property Law



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KUBOTA, Yasuhiko
Education/Work Experience 1994 - Faculty of Law, Waseda University (LL.B.)
1997- Graduate School of Law, Waseda University(LL.M.)
2000 - Completed doctoral course work at Waseda University Graduate School of Law
After serving as a research assistant at Waseda University School of Law, associate professor at Waseda University School of Commerce, associate professor at Osaka University Graduate School of Law and Politics, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

2010 to 2011 - Served as a guest researcher at the University of British Columbia
Areas of Interest Commercial Law, Corporate Law



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KUSANO, Koichi
Education/Work Experience 1978 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1980 - Admitted to the Bar
1986 - Completed a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree at Harvard Law School and admitted to the New York State Bar
Currently serving as a representative partner of the law firm Nishimura & Asahi, and professor at Keio University Law School

2007 to 2010 - Served as a guest professor at the University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics
2014 - Served as a guest professor at Harvard Law School
Areas of Interest Law and Economics, Corporate Law, Tax Law



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LITT, David G.
Education/Work Experience 1984 - Graduated in Economics from Yale University (B.A.)
1988 - Received Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from the University of Chicago Law School
1989 - Admitted to the California State Bar
1991 - Admitted to the Washington, D.C. Bar
After serving as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Alfred T. Goodwin of the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Honorable Anthony M. Kennedy, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, practiced as an attorney with and then partner of the law firms of O'Melveny & Myers LLP and then Morrison & Foerster LLP. From 2012 until 2015, co-founder, CEO and Representative Director of Deneb Renewable Energy KK. Currently serves as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Comparative Law, Corporate Law and Governance, International Business Transactions, Energy Policy



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MASUDA, Susumu
Education/Work Experience 1980 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1986 - Completed requirements for Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree at University of Washington School of Law
1982 - Admitted to the Bar in Japan
1987 - Admitted to the California State Bar
Currently serving as a partner with the law firm Mori Hamada & Matsumoto and professor at Keio University Law School

2004 to 2007 - Served as an examiner in private international law for the National Bar Examination
2015 Fall to 2016 Spring - Served as a guest professor at the University of Melbourne
Areas of Interest Private International Law, International Finance Law, Related Dispute Resolution



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MATSUMOTO, Kiichiro
Education/Work Experience 1996 - Faculty of Law, Chuo University (LL.B.)
2000 - Appointed as a prosecutor
After serving as a prosecutor at the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office, Nagoya District Public Prosecutors Office, Mito District Public Prosecutors Office, Saitama District Public Prosecutors Office, and Hakodate District Public Prosecutors Office, working as an attorney, and serving as a prosecutor at Fukuoka High Public Prosecutors Office Naha Branch, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Criminal Law



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MATSUO, Hiroshi
Education/Work Experience 1985 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1987 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
1990 -Completed doctoral course work at Hitotsubashi University Graduate School of Law
After serving as an associate professor at Yokohama City University Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, and professor at Yokohama National University Graduate School of International Social Sciences, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

2010 to 2012 - Served as an examiner for the Certified Public Accountant Examination
2012 to 2016 - Served as an examiner for the environmental guidelines of the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)
Currently serving as a member of the committee on the development of legal systems (civil law) in the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Areas of Interest Civil Law, Law and Development



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MIKAMI, Takehiko
Education/Work Experience 1975 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1978 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
1981 -Completed doctoral course work at Keio University Graduate School of Law
1983 - Ph.D. in Law, Keio University
2009 - Received an honorary doctorate in law from Saarland University in Germany
After serving as an assistant professor at Ohtsuki City College Faculty of Economics, and associate professor and professor at Yokohama City University Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

1990 to 1991 - Served as a guest researcher at University of Freiburg in Germany
Areas of Interest Civil Procedure Law, Bankruptcy Law



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MIKI, Koichi
Education/Work Experience 1980 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1984 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
1986 - Admitted to the Bar
2014 -Ph.D in Law, Keio University
After serving as a research assistant, assistant professor, associate professor, and professor at Keio University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

2005 to 2006 - Serving as an examiner in civil procedure law for the National Bar Examination
2007 - Serving as an examiner for the New National Bar Examination
From 2011 - Serving as an examiner for the Examination for the Main Career Track of the National Public Service of the Government of Japan
Areas of Interest Civil Procedure Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution



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Monroe-Sheridan, A. Reid
Education/Work Experience 2009 - J.D., Harvard Law School
2010 - Admitted to the New York State Bar
2014 - Admitted as a Registered Foreign Lawyer in Japan
Project Assistant Professor at Keio University Law School and an independent registered foreign attorney in Tokyo. Research focus is international corporate law and corporate governance in the comparative context.
Also practices corporate law through Monroe-Sheridan Foreign Law Office in Tokyo and previously worked as a corporate associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Tokyo.
Areas of Interest Comparative Corporate Law, International Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, Securities Law, Venture Capital



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MORITO, Hideyuki
Education/Work Experience 1988 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
After serving as a research associate at the University of Tokyo Faculty of Law, associate professor at Seikei University Faculty of Law, professor at Seikei University Law School, and professor at Sophia University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

1995 to 1996 - Served as a visiting scholar at Columbia Law School
1996 to 1997 - Served as a visiting researcher at Harvard Law School
2009 to 2011 - Serving as an examiner in labor and employment law for the New National Bar Examination Serving as a public interest member in the Central Labor Relations Commission
Areas of Interest Labor and Employment Law



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MOROZUMI, Michiyo
Education/Work Experience 1991 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
After serving as a research associate and assistant professor at the University of Tokyo Faculty of Law, and assistant professor, associate professor, and professor at Meiji Gakuin University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

2000 to 2002 - Served as a guest researcher at Lund University Faculty of Law (Sweden)
Serving as a member of the committee on the public interest in the Central Labour Relations Commission
Areas of Interest Labor Law



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NAKAJIMA, Hiromasa
Education/Work Experience 1976 - Faculty of Law, Tohoku University (LL.B.)
1979 - Graduate School of Law, Tohoku University (LL.M.)
After serving as an associate professor at Otaru University of Commerce Faculty of Commerce, associate professor at Shimane University Faculty of Law & Literature, associate professor at University of Tsukuba Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and professor at Tokyo Metropolitan University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

1999 - Served as an examiner in bankruptcy law for the National Bar Examination
2000 to 2005, 2013 - Served as an examiner in civil procedure law for the National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest Civil Procedure Law, Insolvency Law



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NAKAMURA, Akiko
Education/Work Experience 1980 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1985 - Admitted to the Bar
After serving as an instructor in civil court matters at the Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan, currently serving as a partner with the law firm Sengokuyama Law Office and professor at Keio University Law School

2013, 2014, 2015 - Served as a member of the Examination Board for Judicial Apprentice
Areas of Interest Civil Law, Legal Ethics



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NISHI, Kiyoko
Education/Work Experience 1999 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
2000 - Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, University of Tokyo (LL.M.)
2004 -Completed doctoral course work at the University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics
2005 - Ph.D. in Law, University of Tokyo
After serving as an assistant professor and associate professor at Sophia University Faculty of Law and Graduate School of Law, currently serving as an associate professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Civil Law, Wills & Trusts, Domestic Relations



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NISHIOKA, Seiichirou
Education/Work Experience
1973 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1975 - Appointed as a judge
After serving as an instructor at the Research and Training Institute for Family Court Probation Officers, judge at the Tokyo Family Court, coordinating judge at the Tokyo District Court, president of the Utsunomiya District Court, coordinating judge at the Tokyo High Court, president of the Tokyo Family Court, president of the Hiroshima High Court, and admitted to the Bar in 2015, currently serving as a guest professor at Keio University Law School and of counsel of the law firm Asahi Law Offices
Areas of Interest Civil Law



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OKA, Nobuhiro
Education/Work Experience 1986 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1993 - Admitted to the Bar and served as a member of the law firm Kajitani Law Offices

2000 - Advanced Studies of Business Law, Master's Program in Management and Public Policy at University of Tsukuba(LL.M.)
2006 -Completed doctoral course work at University of Tsukuba Doctoral Program in Systems Management and Business Law, Graduate School of Business Sciences (Tokyo campus)
After serving as a professor at University of Tsukuba Law School, currently serving as the representative of the law firm Oka-Partners Law Office and professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Commercial Law, Civil Law, Legal Ethics



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OKANOYA, Tomohiro
Education/Work Experience 1980 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1986 - Admitted to the Bar
Currently serving as a member of the law firm Kawamura Law Office and professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Commercial Law, Civil Law



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OKUMURA, Koji
Education/Work Experience 1991 - Faculty of Law, Kyoto University (LL.B.)
1998 - Completed a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree at Harvard Law School
1999 - Admitted to the Bar (New York State Bar)
After serving as a member of the legal department in an electronics manufacturer and associate professor at Kanagawa University Faculty of Business Administration, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

1998 to 1999 - Served as a visiting researcher at Harvard Law School (East Asian Legal Studies)
Areas of Interest Intellectual Property Law



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ROKUSHA, Akira
Education/Work Experience 1975 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1978 - Appointed as a judge
After serving as a judge at the Tokyo District Court, prosecutor at the Criminal Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Justice, judge at the Tokyo High Court, examiner of the Environmental Dispute Coordination Commission, and professor at Keio University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School, and member of the law firm Kyobashi Law Office
Areas of Interest Environmental Law, Environmental Disaster Law, Environmental Dispute Law, Environmental Economics, Market Failure, Sustainable Development
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLRGDgOCID8



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SAITO, Takashi
Education/Work Experience 1973 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1975 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University(LL.M.)
1977 - Appointed as a judge
After serving as a coordinating judge at the Nagano District Court, coordinating judge at the Tokyo District Court, president of the Kushiro District Court and Family Court, president of the Sapporo District Court, coordinating judge at the Tokyo High Court, currently serving as a guest professor at Keio University Law School and senior counsel at the law firm Hikari Sogoh Law Offices
Areas of Interest Civil Law



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SASAKURA, Hiroki
Education/Work Experience 1999 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

After serving as a research associate and assistant professor at the University of Tokyo Graduate School of Law and Politics, and associate professor at Chiba University Faculty of Law & Economics, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

2007 to 2009 Visiting researcher at Harvard Law School
Areas of Interest Criminal Procedure, Criminal Evidence



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SATO, Hideaki
Education/Work Experience 1985 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
After serving as a research associate at the University of Tokyo Faculty of Law, associate professor and professor at Kobe University Faculty of Law, and professor at Kobe University Graduate School of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

1991 to 1993 - Served as a visiting researcher at Harvard Law School
Areas of Interest Tax Law



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SATO, Takayuki
Education/Work Experience 1992 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
After serving as a research associate at the University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, lecturer and assistant professor at Yokohama National University Department of Economics, and associate professor and professor at Tohoku University Graduate School of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

2012 to 2015 - Served as an examiner in criminal procedure law for the National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest Criminal Procedure



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SAWADA, Kazuya
Education/Work Experience 1983 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1992 - Admitted to the Bar
After serving as a member of the law firm Matsuo & Kosugi, currently managing the Baba & Sawada Law Office and guest professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Commercial Law, Corporate Law



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SHIMADA, Makoto
Education/Work Experience 1979 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1981 - Admitted to the Bar
1986 - Completed a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree at University College London Faculty of Law
After serving as a member of the law firm Norton Rose Fulbright and law firm Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School and member of the law firm SAH & Co.

2005 to 2007 - Served as an examiner for the National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest International Business Law, International Civil Litigation and Commercial Arbitration, English Law, Art Law



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SHOJI, Katsuhiro
Education/Work Experience 1980 - Graduated in Law from Keio University (LL.B.) 1983 - Graduated in Political Science from Keio University (LL.B.)
1985 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
1990 -Completed doctoral course work, Graduate School of Law, Keio University
After serving as Assistant Professor and Associate Professor at Nishogakusha University, and Associate Professor and Professor at the Graduate School of Yokohama National University, currently serving as Professor (with a Jean Monnet Chair ad personam) at Keio University Law School

1996 to 1997 - Served as a Visiting Scholar at University of Cambridge
2001 - Served as a Visiting Scholar at European University Institute
Areas of Interest Economic Governance and the Euro, Market Integration and Economic Regulations, EU Competition Law, European Human Rights Law



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SUGAWARA, Takayoshi
Education/Work Experience 1979- Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1981-Faculty of Economics, Keio University (B.A.(Economics))
After serving as a member of the legal & insurance department in All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd. (currently known as ANA HOLDINGS INC.), and admitted to the Bar, currently serving as a member of the law firm, Sedgefield, Kobayashi & Partners and professor at Keio University Law School

To 2016-Serving as a member of the Commercial Law Subcommittee in the Legislative Council of the Ministry of Justice
Areas of Interest Commercial Law, Corporate Law, Aviation Law and Insurance



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SUZUKI, Kazuo
Education/Work Experience 1995 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1998 - Admitted to the Bar
Currently serving as a member of the law firm Fujimitsu & Suzuki Law Office and professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Civil Law



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SUZUKI, Satoshi
Education/Work Experience 1987 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1992 - Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, University of Tokyo(LL.M.)
1992 - 1994 Studied in the doctoral program at University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics
After serving as an associate professor at Kanazawa University Faculty of Law, and associate professor and professor at Gakushuin University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Criminal Law



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TAKADA, Haruhito
Education/Work Experience 1988 - Faculty of Law, Waseda University (LL.B.)
1992 - Graduate School of Law, Waseda University(LL.M.)
1995 - Completed doctoral course work at Keio University Graduate School of Law
After serving as an assistant professor, associate professor, and professor at Keio University Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

2005 to 2007 - Served as a guest researcher at Humboldt University of Berlin Faculty of Law
Areas of Interest Commercial Law, Corporate Law



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TANAKA, Yutaka
Education/Work Experience 1973 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1975 - Appointed as a judge of the Tokyo District Court
1977 - Master of Laws (LL.M.) at Harvard Law School
After serving as a judge at the Tokyo District Court, instructor on civil litigation at the Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan, research official (civil cases) at the Supreme Court of Japan, and admitted to the Bar in 1996, currently serving as a partner of the law firm Tadashi Ohe & Yutaka Tanaka Law Office and a guest professor at Keio University Law School

1988 to 1989 - Served as an examiner in civil procedure law for the National Bar Examination
1990 - Served as an examiner in civil law for the National Bar Examination
2007 - Served as an examiner for the New National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest Civil Law, Civil Procedure



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TSUDA, Keizo
Education/Work Experience 1992 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1998 - Appointed as a prosecutor
After serving as a prosecutor at the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office, Yokohama District Public Prosecutors Office, Niigata District Public Prosecutors Office, Osaka District Public Prosecutors Office, and Yokohama District Public Prosecutors Office (Kawasaki Branch), assistant judge at the Tokyo District Court, third-place deputy chief prosecutor at the Aomori District Public Prosecutors Office, the Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan, and deputy chief prosecutor at the Hakodate District Public Prosecutors Office, currently serving as a guest professor at Keio University Law School

2012 to 2014 - Served as an examiner for the National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest Criminal Law



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WADA, Toshinori
Education/Work Experience 1998 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
After serving as a research associate at the University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, and an associate professor at Hokkaido University Graduate School of Law and School of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Criminal Law



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WATAI, Rikako
Education/Work Experience 1989 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1991 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
1993 - Completed a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree program at Harvard Law School
1994 - Admitted to the New York Bar
1995 - Completed doctoral coursework at Keio University Graduate School of Law
2008 - Ph.D. in Law, University of Tsukuba Graduate School of Business Sciences
After serving as an associate professor at National Defense Academy (School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Public Policy), and professor at Nihon University Law School, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
2013 - Japan Studies Visiting Fellow, East-West Center in Washington, D.C.
2013 - Visiting Scholar, Columbia Law school
2014 - Visiting Fellow, London School of Economics and Political Science
Areas of Interest Administrative Law, Foreign Direct Investment Regulation



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YAJIMA, Masako
Education/Work Experience 1992 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1994 - Admitted to the Bar in Japan
2000 - Completed a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree at Columbia Law School
2001 - Admitted to the New York State Bar
Currently serving as a partner with the law firm Nishimura & Asahi, and professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Civil Law, Commercial Law



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YAMAMOTO, Hajime
Education/Work Experience 1984 - Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University (Bachelor of Arts in Political Science)
1987 - Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, University of Tokyo (LL.M.)
1992 - Ph.D. in Law, University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics
After serving as an associate professor and professor at Niigata University Faculty of Law, and professor at Tohoku University Graduate School of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School

2012 to 2013, 2015 - Served as a guest professor at Paris Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po)
2016 - Served as a guest professor at Panthéon-Assas University (Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas)
Areas of Interest Public Law



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YAMAMOTO, Tatsuhiko
Education/Work Experience 1999 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
2001 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
2005 -Completed doctoral course work at Keio University Graduate School of Law
2007 - Ph.D. in Law, Keio University
After serving as an assistant professor and associate professor at Toin University of Yokohama Faculty of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Constitutional Law



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YAMATE, Masashi
Education/Work Experience 1981 - Faculty of Law, Osaka City University (LL.B.)
1983 - Graduate School of Law, Osaka City University (LL.M.)
1987 -Completed doctoral course work at Osaka City University Graduate School of Law
After serving as an associate professor at Tohoku Gakuin University Faculty of Law, and professor at Ritsumeikan University College of Law, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School, and member of the law firm Gladiator Law Office
Areas of Interest International Commercial Law



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YOKODAIDO, Satoshi
Education/Work Experience 2002 - Faculty of Law, Aoyama Gakuin University (LL.B.)
2004 - Graduate School of Law, Keio University (LL.M.)
2007 - Completed doctoral course work at Keio University Graduate School of Law
2011 -Ph.D in Law, Keio University
After serving as an assistant professor and associate professor at Kagoshima University Faculty of Education, currently serving as an associate professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Constitutional Law



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