Tomohisa Muranushi is a member of the firm’s corporate M&A practice group in Tokyo and has 12 years of legal experience working in Japan. He has also worked at the San Francisco and Bangkok offices of Baker & McKenzie. He is a member of the Tokyo Bar Association since 2003 and also a member (currently inactive) of the State Bar of California since 2009.

Mr Muranushi co-authored the M&A Handbook on Conducting Business Practically, the Japan chapter of the Cross-border Labour and Employee Benefits Handbook, and a ‘Research Report regarding Reality and Systems concerning Officers Compensations in Japan and Overseas’ (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry research project, March 2015).

Mr Muranushi has extensive experience in any matters relating to employment laws, including designing terms and conditions of employment, reduction in force, and labour disputes. He advises on compensations and benefits scheme for executives, including equity based compensations. Also, he has been involved in many mergers and acquisitions, including due diligence, structuring, documents drafting, negotiation, and integration, especially from employment law perspective. He also handles internal investigations relating to compliance, litigation or disputes resolution and counsels on general corporate and commercial matters including matters relating to company act and regulations, unfair trade regulations and data privacy.