Hiroki Kodate is a partner at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune and engaged principally in the fields of M&A and general corporate matters, and regularly advises both Japanese and non-Japanese clients in this regard.
In addition to his professional experience at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune, Mr. Kodate worked for the Civil Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Justice, where he was in charge of the legislative project to modernize Japanese corporate laws (2002-2005). He also worked for Slaughter and May in London as a foreign secondee (2000-2001).
- Corporate Transaction Group
|1994||The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)|
|1994 - 1996||The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan|
|2000||Harvard Law School (LL.M.)|
|2002 - 2005||Worked for the Civil Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Justice|
|Aug 2005 - Mar 2006||Member, the Working Group, the Study Council for Promoting Translation of Japanese Laws and Regulations into Foreign Languages, the Cabinet Secretariat|
|Nov 2022 -||Member, the Study Group on Fair Takeovers, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry|
- Japan (1996)
- New York (2001)
Professional and Academic Associations
- Daini Tokyo Bar Association
- Japanese (first language)