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Individual Profile

Kozo Kawai

Nishimura & Asahi - Tokyo

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  • Otemon Tower
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan
  • 100-8124

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Practice Areas

General Corporate, M&A, Compliance, International Transactions, International Trade, International Disputes, Specialized Disputes, IP Disputes, Telecommunications/Media, Antitrust, Assistance to Administrative Organizations.

Professional Memberships

Japan, 1988 (voluntarily deregistered, 1995 and readmitted, 1997).


Partner, Nishimura & Asahi. Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, Brussels (1994-1995); Deputy Director, Trade Agreement Administration Division, WTO Affairs, Ministry of International Trade and Industry, Tokyo (1995-1997); Lecturer, University of Tokyo, School of Law (2006-2015).


Graduate of the University of Tokyo (LLB, 1984) and Columbia University School of Law (LLM, 1993).