Reiko Omachi specialises in financial transactions involving banks, securities and insurance as well as structured finance, derivatives and general corporate transactions, and she has also advised on laws and regulations imposed upon banks and securities firms. From 2003 to 2006, she was seconded to the Civil Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Justice of Japan and handled the amendment of Japan’s private international law. Ms Omachi is currently seconded to Morrison & Foerster (UK) LLP.