Yushi Hegawa is a tax partner with Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu. As a specialist in tax law, Mr Hegawa is fluent on all matters regarding Japanese taxation, such as tax-free reorganisations, tax-efficient mergers and acquisitions, financing and capital markets transactions, taxation of wealthy individuals, international taxation on inbound investment by foreign-owned businesses and outbound investment by Japanese businesses, and transfer pricing. He has also represented many foreign-owned taxpayers before Japanese courts and tax tribunals in controversial tax cases and has secured successful results. Mr Hegawa receives high praise from media such as Chambers Asia, Best Lawyers and The Nikkei. Mr Hegawa received his LLB from the University of Tokyo and his LLM from Harvard Law School, and is admitted to practise in Japan and New York.