Practice Areas: Corporate/mergers and acquisitions, labor/ employment, financial restructuring/ creditors' rights.
Professional Memberships: Dai-ni Tokyo Bar Association, New York Bar Association.
Career: Jiro focuses on M&A (especially cross-border M&A), including surrounding sub-areas such as employment, merger control and others. He also has experience advising on a variety of commercial transactions concerning license agreements, venture capital funds, stock options, securitisations and litigation stemming from corporate reorganisations.
Publications: Co-author, "World Legal & Business Guide No.20 Germany," Business Law Journal, LexisNexis, (2012).
Personal: Columbia Law School (LLM, 2004), Legal Research & Training Inst of Supreme Court of Japan (1999), University of Tokyo (LLB, 1997).