Naoyuki Kabata has been involved with an extensive range of financial transactions at Anderson Mōri & Tomotsune, including securitisation, asset management and investment funds, project finance, private finance initiatives and leveraged buy-outs. He advised a fund affiliated with an Islamic bank in Kuwait on their acquisition of real properties in Japan involving the sale and leaseback structure to comply with shariah requirements, which is said to be the first transaction using Islamic finance techniques in Japan.