Gen Takahashi

Gen Takahashi


Gen Takahashi handles a variety of corporate matters with a particular focus on cross-border M&A transactions involving Japanese entities. He provides thorough and practical legal advice based on his experience of working in Singapore and Australia, as well as at the M&A division of a major securities firm in Japan. His other major areas of practice encompass domestic M&A deals including public deals, general corporate, anti-trust and commercial contracts. He also regularly advises on labor and dispute resolution matters for domestic and overseas clients.

Takahashi Gen

Practice Areas

Practice Groups

  • Corporate Transaction Group
  • Dispute Resolution Group
  • Labor Law Group
  • Competition Law Group
  • Asia and Emerging Countries Practice Group


Mar 2001 The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
Mar 2006 The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan; graduate study
Sep 2007 Started to work at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune
Apr 2010-Mar2011 Worked for M&A Advisory Department of a Major Domestic Securities Firm
May 2013 Columbia Law School (LL.M.)
Sep 2013-Sep 2014 Associated with Clayton Utz, Sydney
Jan 2015-Nov 2016 Anderson Mori & Tomotsune Singapore Office
Dec 2016 Returned to work at Tokyo Office
Jan 2019 Partner at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune


Labour Regulations in Singapore Handbook for Expatriates – Singapore/ Malaysia (Japan Overseas Enterprises Association)
Mar 2016
Nov 2015
Oct 2015
Sep 2009
Guide of Protection and Collection of Account Receivables Shinnippon Hoki Publishing Co., Ltd.)
Oct 2008


Deal making lessons learned from the Covid-19 crisis IFLR, IPBA(Inter-Pacific Bar Association )
Jun 19, 2020
Oct 1, 2016
Jun 13 - 14, 2016

Professional Admissions

  • Japan (2007)
  • New York (2014)

Professional and Academic Associations

  • Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association


  • Japanese (first language)
  • English