Norio Maeda is a partner with expertise in transactions involving the acquisition of, investment into and financing of Japanese real estate assets. He has represented domestic and foreign investors, including investment funds, financial institutions, investment managers and developers from the United States, Europe and Asia in numerous investment and development projects involving sophisticated structures. He has also represented lenders in numerous structured finance transactions involving real estate assets. His expertise extends to the restructuring of distressed real estate asset investments. He is admitted to the Bars of Japan and New York.