Ryota Asakura is an associate of Momo-o, Matsuo & Namba. Mr Asakura routinely represents clients in litigation concerning corporate malfeasance and has extensive experience in all aspects of internal investigations, especially as a member of an internal investigation committee. His corporate transactional practice is wide-ranging and includes mergers and acquisitions and, in particular, effective due diligence of acquisition targets. Mr Asakura is also a specialist in administrative law and serves as a member of the Japan Law Foundation’s study group on administrative lawsuits.

He received his LLB from The University of Tokyo, Faculty of Law in 2013 and was admitted to the Japanese Bar in 2015.