Hiroyasu Ueda

Hiroyasu Ueda

81-3-6775-1015 (Tokyo)  
81-6-6485-5702 (Osaka)
81-3-6775-2015 (Tokyo)  
81-6-6485-5701 (Osaka)

Counsel to numerous debtors, creditors, creditors’ committees and equity holders for more than three decades in cases involving a wide spectrum of industries including banking, retail, real estate, construction, housing, golf resort, hotel, manufacturing, and cross-border enterprises. In recent years, served as liquidator in some of the largest bankruptcy cases in Japan. Practice also includes dispute resolution, commercial litigation, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property and labor issues. Frequently speaks on legal topics pertaining to insolvency and bankruptcy and has written expensively on the Corporate Reorganization Act, the Civil Rehabilitation Act and the Bankruptcy Act of Japan. Recognized as a leading restructuring and insolvency lawyer in Japan by Chambers Asia Pacific.

Ueda Hiroyasu

Practice Areas

Practice Groups

  • Financial Restructuring & Insolvency Group
  • Corporate Crisis Management Practice Group


Mar 1979 The University of Tokyo (LL.B. )
1989 - 1990 University College London, non-degree study



EAAIR Qingdao 2019 The East Asian Association of Insolvency & Restructuring
Oct 26 - 27, 2019
Jun 5, 7, 2019


Professional Admissions

  • Japan (1981)

Professional and Academic Associations

  • Osaka Bar Association


  • Japanese (first language)
  • English