Hirohito Akagami is a partner at Anderson Mōri & Tomotsune engaged principally in the fields of financial, corporate and commercial law, with an emphasis on securities work and M&A. Typically, these transactions involve Mr Akagami representing the purchasers for a number of tender offers, which he has been doing for more than 15 years. He also advises clients on a number of domestic and cross-border syndicated loans, securities and other financial transactions, as well as on corporate governance-related matters and regulatory issues.
He graduated from Tokyo University in 1986 and received his LLM from the University of London, London School of Economics and Political Science in 1993. He was also seconded to Slaughter and May in London and Brussels in 1993 and 1994.
He is a member of the Dai-ni Tokyo Bar Association in Japan (1988 to present). He speaks Japanese and English.