Japan – LAWFUEL – Press Release Service – Global law firm Clifford Chance is pleased to announce that Tokyo-based corporate bengoshi Tatsuhiko Kamiyama was promoted to counsel on 1 July 2006.
Tatsuhiko is an international lawyer specialising in corporate and M&A matters. He has been with Clifford Chance* for over five years, including a spell working in the firm’s London office. Tatsuhiko qualified as a bengoshi in Japan in 1997 and was admitted to the New York Bar in 2004.
Tim Jeffares and Eiichi Kanda, joint managing partners of Clifford Chance’s Tokyo office, commented:
“With the Japanese economy continuing to strengthen, and Japan M&A deal value soaring by 109% during 2005**, we are always looking to augment our bengoshi resource to support our clients in this growth market.
“Our Japanese clients value the international exptertise, and knowledge and understanding of the Japanese market that lawyers like Tatsuhiko bring. Tatsuhiko has played a valuable role in developing Clifford Chance’s corporate practice in Tokyo, which continues to grow from strength to strength, and we are delighted with his appointment.”
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