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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
Recent Courses BASIC PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW,ADVANCED PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW II,INTERNATIONAL LAW : FORUM PROGRAM,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2,EXTERNSHIP(OVERSEAS),INTRODUCTION TO SPACE LAW,INTERNATIONAL LAW,INTERNATIONAL SECURITY LAW,MOOT COURT,INTERNSHIP,RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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EKI, Daisuke
Education/Work Experience 2000 - Faculty of Commerce, Keio University
2003 - Admitted to the Bar
Currently serving as a member of the law firm Ishii Law Offices and professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Commercial Law, Civil Law, Corporate Law
Recent Courses ADVANCED COMMERCIAL LAW II,PRIVATE LAW AND PROCEDURE II, CORPORATE LAW AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,CORPORATE LAW AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : WORKSHOP,EXTERNSHIP(LAW OFFICE),EXTERNSHIP(GOVERNMENT, COMPANIES, ETC.)



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FREEMAN, Douglas
Education/Work Experience 1990 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1994 - Passed Japanese Bar Examination
1996 - Legal Training and Research Institute, Supreme Court of Japan
2002 - Juris Doctor (J.D.), Columbia Law School (James Kent Scholar; Editor, Columbia Law Review)
2013 -Fellow; Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)
Worked as investment banker at Goldman Sachs Japan, practiced as attorney at Mitsui, Yasuda, Wani & Maeda, Hamada Law Offices, and Sullivan & Cromwell LLP (New York & Tokyo). Currently serves as a professor at Keio University Law School, Chair of CIArb Japan Chapter, and Managing Partner of Law Offices of Douglas K. Freeman. Admitted to Japanese Bar (1996) and New York State Bar (2002).
Areas of Interest International Arbitration, Comparative Law, International Transactional Law
Recent Courses ARBITRATION,INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION 1



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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
Recent Courses CIVIL PROCEDURE I(Entrance exam for 4 subjects),PRIVATE LAW AND PROCEDURE I・II,CORPORATE LAW AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,CORPORATE LAW AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : WORKSHOP,ECONOMIC LAW : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,ECONOMIC LAW : WORKSHOP



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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
Recent Courses MEDICAL LAW I・II,RESEARCH PAPER,SEMINAR THEME,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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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
Recent Courses CIVIL PROCEDURE I・II(Entrance exam for 4 subjects),ADVANCED CIVIL PROCEDURE,CORE SUBJECTS IN LAW (ADVANCED)2,INTERNATIONAL CIVIL PROCEDURE,GERMAN LAW Ⅱ, RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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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
Recent Courses ADMINISTRATIVE LAW,ADVANCED ADMINISTRATIVE LAW,ADVANCED PUBLIC LAW II,JUDICIAL SYSTEM,PUBLIC MANAGEMENT AND LAW : FORUM PROGRAM,RESEARCH PAPER



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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
Recent Courses CIVIL LAW 4 (TORTS AND REMEDIES),ADVANCED CIVIL LAW I・II,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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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
Recent Courses BASICS OF CRIMINAL LAW PRACTICE,LEGAL CLINIC



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INUJIMA, Nobuyoshi
Education/Work Experience 1996 - The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
2003 - Duke University School of Law (LL.M.)
Currently serving as a partner at the law firm Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu and a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Capital Markets, Structured Finance, M&A Finance and Banking
Recent Courses LAW OF CORPORATE FINANCE,FINANCE LAW : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,FINANCE LAW : WORKSHOP, EXTERNSHIP(LAW OFFICE),EXTERNSHIP(GOVERNMENT, COMPANIES, ETC.)



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ISHIOKA, Katsutoshi
Education/Work Experience 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
Recent Courses BASIC ECONOMIC LAW,ADVANCED ECONOMIC LAW,REGULATED INDUSTRY LAW,ECONOMIC LAW : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,ECONOMIC LAW : WORKSHOP,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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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
Recent Courses ADMINISTRATIVE LAW,ADVANCED ADMINISTRATIVE LAW,ADVANCED PUBLIC LAW II,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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KAN, Koichi
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
Recent Courses BASICS OF CRIMINAL LAW PRACTICE,SEMINAR THEME



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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
Recent Courses CIVIL LAW 1 (GENERAL PRINCIPLES),ADVANCED CIVIL LAW I,CONSUMER LAW Ⅱ,CONSUMER LAW : WORKSHOP,RESEARCH PAPER



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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
2013 to 2017 - 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
Recent Courses CIVIL LAW Ⅴ: SECURITIES, ADVANCED CIVIL LAW Ⅰ・Ⅱ, COMPARATIVE AND CONSTITUTIONAL LAW SPECIAL COURSE Ⅰ, RESEARCH PAPER, ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER Ⅰ・Ⅱ



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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
Recent Courses CIVIL LAW 2 (CONTRACTS),ADVANCED CIVIL LAW II,SEMINAR THEME,CURRENT ISSUES IN COURT DECISIONS 1(SPONSORED BY WESTLAW JAPAN),RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2, INTERNSHIP



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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
Recent Courses ADVANCED CRIMINAL LAW,SEMINAR THEME, RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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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
Recent Courses INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW I・II・III,ADVANCED INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW,INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW : WORKSHOP,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER



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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

2018 - Served as an examiner for the National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest Commercial Law, Corporate Law
Recent Courses CORPORATE LAW,ADVANCED COMMERCIAL LAW I・II,CORPORATE LAW AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,RESEARCH PAPER



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KUDO, Toshitaka
Education/Work Experience 1990 - Faculty of Law, Keio University(LL.B.)
2002 - School of Law, University of Washington (LL.M.)
2009 - School of Law, University of Washington (Ph.D.)
After serving as an associate at a law firm; a research fellow at Institute of Intellectual Property; a staff attorney at Litigation Department, Tokyo
Legal Affairs Bureau and Civil Litigation Division, Minister's Secretariat, Ministry of Justice; and an assistant and associate professor at Faculty of Law, Keio University; currently an associate professor at Keio University Law School.
2016 to 2018 - An examiner (civil procedure) for the preliminary bar examination
Areas of Interest Civil Procedure, Bankruptcy/Insolvency, ADR
Recent Courses CIVIL PROCEDURE I,ADVANCED CIVIL PROCEDURE,BANKRUPTCY LAW II,RESEARCH PAPER, ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER Ⅰ・Ⅱ



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LITT, David
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
Recent Courses RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2,COMPARATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL LAW,CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND RISK MANAGEMENT,INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS,INTRODUCTION TO AMERICAN BUSINESS LAW, LAW OF THE INTERNET,RESEARCH PAPER 1・2,LEGAL DEBATE AND NEGOTIATION, JAPANESE LAW (LEGAL HISTORY AND TRANSFORMATION), AMERICAN LAW AND SOCIETY



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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
Recent Courses ADVANCED PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW 1・2,INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : WORKSHOP,INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL DISPUTE RESOLUTION, CROSS-BORDER LITIGATION, FINANCE TRANSACTIONS AND SECURITIES REGULATIONS IN JAPAN,RESEARCH PAPER 1,INTERNSHIP



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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
Recent Courses ADVANCED CIVIL LAW I・II,LAW AND DEVELOPMENT,LEGAL ASSISTANCE : FORUM PROGRAM,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER,EXTERNSHIP(OVERSEAS),LAW, CULTURE AND DEVELOPMENT IN ASIA,AREA STUDIES OF LAW(SOUTH EAST ASIA),RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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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
Recent Courses ADVANCED CIVIL PROCEDURE,ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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MONROE-SHERIDAN, Aaron
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
Associate 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
Recent Courses SEMINAR THEME,START-UP COMPANY AND VENTURE CAPITAL LAW, DRAFTING INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENTS, INTERNATIONAL CAPITAL MARKETS, INTRODUCTION TO AMERICAN BUSINESS LAW, AMERICAN LAW AND SOCIETY, GRADUATE WRITING SEMINAR,JAPANESE LAW IN CROSSーBORDER MATTERS,RESEARCH PAPER I



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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
Recent Courses LABOR LAW Ⅲ,ADVANCED LABOR LAW,LABOR LAW : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,LABOR LAW : WORKSHOP,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER,JAPANESE LAW(LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT),RESEARCH PAPER 1



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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
Recent Courses LABOR LAW Ⅰ・Ⅱ,LABOR LAW : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER,JAPANESE LAW(LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT),RESEARCH PAPER 1



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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
Recent Courses LEGAL ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY,PRIVATE LAW AND PROCEDURE I,ADVANCED CIVIL LAW II,EXTERNSHIP(LAW OFFICE),EXTERNSHIP(GOVERNMENT, COMPANIES, ETC.)



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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 a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Civil Law, Wills & Trusts, Domestic Relations
Recent Courses CIVIL LAW Ⅵ(FAMILY), SEMINAR THEME, RESEARCH PAPER, ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPERⅠ・Ⅱ



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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
2019 - Ph.D in Law, Chuo University
Areas of Interest Commercial Law, Civil Law, Legal Ethics
Recent Courses ADVANCED COMMERCIAL LAW I,BANKRUPTCY LAW : WORKSHOP,SEMINAR THEME, RESEARCH THEME, CIVIL PROCEDURE Ⅰ(Entrance exam for 4 subjects), PRIVATE LAW AND PROCEDURE Ⅱ, LEGAL ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY,EXTERNSHIP(LAW OFFICE),EXTERNSHIP(GOVERNMENT, COMPANIES, ETC.), (PROVISIONAL AND FINAL) REMEDIES IN CIVIL PROCEDURE



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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
Recent Courses ADVANCED COMMERCIAL LAW II,CIVIL PROCEDURE II,PRIVATE LAW AND PROCEDURE II(Entrance exam for 4 subjects),BASICS OF PRIVATE LAW PRACTICE,EXTERNSHIP(LAW OFFICE),EXTERNSHIP(GOVERNMENT, COMPANIES, ETC.)



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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
Recent Courses INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW II,CORPORATE LEGAL DEPARTMENT : FORUM PROGRAM,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER, EXTERNSHIP(LAW OFFICE),EXTERNSHIP(GOVERNMENT, COMPANIES, ETC.)



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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
Recent Courses PRIVATE LAW AND PROCEDURE I・II,BASICS OF PRIVATE LAW PRACTICE, FUNDAMENTALS OF ULTIMATE FACTS,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER



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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
Recent Courses CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE Ⅰ,ADVANCED CRIMINAL PROCEDURE,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2,RESEARCH PAPER 1



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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
Recent Courses TAX LAW 1・2・3,ADVANCED TAX LAW, SEMINAR THEME, RESEARCH THEME, RESEARCH PAPER



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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 - Served as an examiner in criminal procedure law for the National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest Criminal Procedure
Recent Courses ADVANCED CRIMINAL PROCEDURE,CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE I,ADVANCED CRIMINAL PROCEDURE(Entrance exam for 4 subjects), RESEARCH PAPER



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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., FCIArb.

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
Recent Courses BASICS OF PRIVATE LAW PRACTICE,CIVIL PROCEDURE II(Entrance exam for 4 subjects),(PROVISIONAL AND FINAL) REMEDIES IN CIVIL PROCEDURE,ENGLISH LAW,RESEARCH PAPER,ART AND LAW,NEGOTIATION,MEDIATION, ARBITRATION,INTERNSHIP, RESEARCH PAPER 1・2,ART BUSINESS AND LAW,INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION 1,SIAC AND INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION Ⅰ・Ⅱ



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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
Recent Courses EU LAW 1 : CONSTITUTIONAL LAW,JAPAN - EU BUSINESS LAW : WORKSHOP, AREA STUDIES OF LAW(EU),JAPAN- EU RELATIONS AND GLOBAL BUSINESS LAW, RESEARCH PAPER 1



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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
Recent Courses ADVANCED COMMERCIAL LAW I,CORPORATE LAW AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP



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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
Recent Courses LEGAL ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY,BASICS OF PRIVATE LAW PRACTICE,PRIVATE LAW AND PROCEDURE I,FAMILY LAW PRACTICE, EXTERNSHIP(LAW OFFICE),EXTERNSHIP(GOVERNMENT, COMPANIES, ETC.)



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SUZUKI, Kentaro
Education/Work Experience 1998 - Faculty of Law, Waseda 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, Aomori District Public Prosecutors Office, Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office, and Saitama District Public Prosecutors Office, Criminal Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Justice, Hiroshima District Public Prosecutors Office, Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office(Tachikawa Branch), Fukuoka District Public Prosecutors Office, Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office, Mito District Public Prosecutors Office and Chiba District Public Prosecutors Office, currently serving as a guest professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Criminal Law
Recent Courses BASICS OF CRIMINAL LAW PRACTICE,CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE I・Ⅱ, CORE SUBJECTS IN LAW : SEMINAR THEME



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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
Recent Courses CRIMINAL LAW I・II,RESEARCH PAPER, SEMINAR THEME



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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
2017 to 2018 - Served as an examination for the National Bar Examination
Areas of Interest Commercial Law, Corporate Law
Recent Courses ADVANCED COMMERCIAL LAW I・II,CORE SUBJECTS IN LAW (ADVANCED)1,CORPORATE LAW AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,CORPORATE LAW AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : WORKSHOP,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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TAKATA, Kenji
Education/Work Experience 1994 - Faculty of Law, Osaka City University (LL.B.)
1997 - Graduate School of Law, Osaka City University (LL.M.)
2000 - Completed doctoral course work at Osaka City University Graduate School of Law
2013 - Ph.D in Law, Osaka City University
After serving as an assistant professor at Hokkai Gakuen University, an assistant professor at Kwansei Gakuin University, and an associate professor and a professor at Osaka City University, currently serving as a professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Insolvency Law
Recent Courses CIVIL PROCEDURE II,ADVANCED CIVIL PROCEDURE,JUDICIAL SYSTEM,BANKRUPTCY LAW I,BANKRUPTCY LAW : WORKSHOP,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER



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TAKEKAWA, Toshiya
Education/Work Experience 2012 - Faculty of Law, Waseda University (LL.B.)
2014 - Graduate School of Law, Waseda University (LL.M.)
2017 - Graduate School of Law, Waseda University (Ph.D.)
After serving as a visiting researcher at the University of Pennsylvania Law School and a research fellow of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (DC1 & PD), currently serving as an assistant professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Criminal Law
Recent Courses CRIMINAL LAW Ⅰ・Ⅱ, ADVANCED CRIMINAL LAW, CORE SUBJECTS IN LAW(ADVANCED)Ⅱ, JAPANESE LAW(STATE AND CITIZEN)



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TAKENAKA, Toshiko
Education/Work Experience 1981 - Faculty of Law, Seikei University (LL.B.)
1992 - University of Washington School of Law (LL.M. & Ph.D.)
1992 - Admitted to practice in New York
1987 - Visiting scholar, Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Washington D.C., USA
2003 - Tenured full professor, University of Washington School of Law
2004 - WRF/W. Hunter Simpson Professor of Technology Law
2016 - Bavaria State Visiting Professor, Technical University of Munich Worked as a patent prosecution specialist at Texas Instruments, Japan and a patent attorney attorney(Benrishi) at Yamasaki Law Office. Conducted research at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation in 1993 , 1995. 2010 and 2011. Annually teaching classes or organizing seminar as a visiting professor at Tokyo Medical Dental University, Osaka Institute of Technology, University of Strasbourg, University of Lyon, Technical University of Dresden.
Areas of Interest Intellectual Property Law
Recent Courses INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY FROM A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE,GLOBAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT,GRADUATE WRITING SEMINAR, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CASE LAW AND ENFORCEMENT, COMPARATIVE JAPANESE IP CASE LAW, RESEARCH PAPER Ⅰ



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TANIGAWA, Tatsuya
Education/Work Experience
1997 - Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1999 - Admitted to the Bar
2005 - Cornell Law School (LL.M.)
2006- admitted to the New York State Bar

After serving at the law firm Nishimura & Asahi and the law firm Debevoise & Plimpton, currently serving as a partner with the law firm Nishimura & Asahi, and professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest M&A, Corporate Law
Recent Courses INTRODUCTION TO QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF LAW 1・2,FINANCE LAW : WORKSHOP,INCUBATION AND LAW : FORUM PROGRAM,LAW, FINANCE AND TAXATION OF CORPORATE ACQUISITIONS,RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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TERAO,Tomoko
Education/Work Experience 1999 - Passed the National Bar Examination
1990 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
2001 - Appointed as a prosecutor
After serving as a prosecutor at the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office, Nagoya District Public Prosecutors Office, Saitama District Public Prosecutors Office (Kumagaya Branch), Chiba District Public Prosecutors Office, Secretary in the Ministry of Justice, Shizuoka District Public Prosecutors Office (Hamamatsu Branch), Shizuoka District Public Prosecutors Office, Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office, Chiba District Public Prosecutors Office, Nagoya District Public Prosecutors Office, Yokohama District Public Prosecutors Office, Deputy Prosecutor-General at the Maebashi District Public Prosecutors Office and currently serving as a guest professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Criminal Law
Recent Courses CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE Ⅰ・Ⅱ, BASICS OF CRIMINAL LAW PRACTICE



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TOCHIO, Aki
Education/Work Experience 2005 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
2006 - Admitted to the Bar
Currently serving as a managing partner with the law firm T&T Partners' Law Office and an associate professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Civil Law
Recent Courses ADVANCED CIVIL LAW II,PRIVATE LAW AND PROCEDURE I,BANKRUPTCY LAW : WORKSHOP



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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
Recent Courses ADMINISTRATIVE LAW,ADVANCED ADMINISTRATIVE LAW,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2,JAPANESE LAW(ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND REGULATORY POLICY),JAPANESE LAW(TRADE LAW AND POLICY),RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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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
Recent Courses ADVANCED COMMERCIAL LAW II,BASICS OF PRIVATE LAW PRACTICE,EXTERNSHIP(LAW OFFICE),EXTERNSHIP(GOVERNMENT, COMPANIES, ETC.),CORPORATE LAW AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : BASICS FOR WORKSHOP,CORPORATE LAW AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS : WORKSHOP



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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, 2018 and 2019 - 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)
2018 - Served as a guest professor at Panthéon-Sorbonne University (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
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
Recent Courses ADVANCED CONSTITUTIONAL LAW,ADVANCED PUBLIC LAW I,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2, RESEARCH PAPER Ⅰ



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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
Recent Courses CORE SUBJECTS IN LAW : RESEARCH THEME,INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL LAW,SEMINAR THEME,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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YAMAZAKI, Manabu
Education/Work Experience 1972 - Faculty of Law, Keio University (LL.B.)
1976 - Appointed as an assistant judge at the Tokyo District Court
After serving as a coordinating judge at the Tokyo District Court, coordinating judge at the Tokyo High Court, president of the Sapporo District Court, president of the Chiba District Court, currently serving as a guest professor at Keio University Law School
Areas of Interest Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law
Recent Courses ADVANCED CRIMINAL PROCEDURE,CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE I・II,BASICS OF CRIMINAL LAW PRACTICE



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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
Recent Courses CONSTITUTIONAL LAW I,ADVANCED CONSTITUTIONAL LAW,ADVANCED PUBLIC LAW I,CORE SUBJECTS IN LAW (ADVANCED)1,RESEARCH PAPER,ADVANCED RESEARCH PAPER 1・2



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