Associate Professor of Keio University Law School
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A. Reid Monroe-Sheridan has been an Associate Professor at Keio University Law School since April 2020 and was an Assistant Professor from April 2016 through March 2020. His courses cover topics in United States law, Japanese law (in English) and comparative corporate law. His research focuses on comparative corporate law and corporate governance issues. From 2013 to 2016, Professor Monroe-Sheridan was an Adjunct Lecturer at the University of Tokyo Law School and from 2010 to 2014 he was a corporate associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in the firm's New York and Tokyo offices. He holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School and a B.A. in Japanese Literature from Carleton College and is a graduate of the Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies in Yokohama. Professor Monroe-Sheridan is fluent in Japanese.

◆Fields of Expertise  

• International Corporate transactions
• Corporate Governance


Promoting Legal Innovation in Japanese Startup Financing, George Mason Journal of International Commercial Law, Vol. 10, No. 2 (Spring 2019)
"Frankly Unthinkable": The Constitutional Failings of President Trump's Proposed "Muslim Registry", Maine Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 1 (January 2018)
"Substance Overload: A Comparative Examination of Japanese Corporate Governance Law through the Lens of the Daiwa Bank Case," Washington International Law Journal, Vol. 24, Issue 2 (April 2015)

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