Risa Fukuda is an associate at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune (since 2008), and is principally involved in the area of leveraged finance including cross-border transactions. She worked at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy in New York and Tokyo from 2013 to 2014.

She received her LLM degree from Stanford Law School (2013), her JD degree from Keio Law School (2006) and her LLB degree from the University of Tokyo (2004). She is a member of the Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association in Japan (since 2007) and the New York Bar (since 2014).