Ryota Asakura is an associate at Momo-o, Matsuo & Namba. Mr Asakura routinely represents clients in litigation concerning corporate malfeasance and has extensive experience in internal investigations, especially as a member of internal investigation committees. His expertise covers all aspects of corporate scandals. Mr Asakura’s corporate transactional practice is wide-ranging and includes mergers and acquisitions and, in particular, effective due diligence of acquisition targets. He also has broad experience in general corporate law matters including CSR and compliance having served as seconded in-house counsel to a global manufacturing company.
Mr Asakura is also expert in the field of 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.