Isao Shindo

Isao Shindo


Isao Shindo is a partner at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune, who has been involved principally in the fields of banking, securities transactions, asset management, insurance, trust and structured finance, as well as M&A projects involving financial institutions and insurance companies. Mr. Shindo has long experience representing a large number of Japanese and foreign financial firms with respect to various aspects of their businesses in Japan, including regulatory issues. Mr. Shindo is a pioneer in the area of advising financial institutions regarding global multi-currency loan facilities. Mr. Shindo has also acted as Japan counsel in relation to the merger of major global financial companies.

Shindo Isao

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Practice Groups

  • Structured Finance Group


Mar 1978 The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
1978 - 1981 Assistant to Professor of The University of Tokyo (Administrative Law)
Jun 1987 Harvard Law School (LL.M.)
Aug 1987 – Jul 1988 Cravath, Swaine & Moore (New York)
Jul 1988 - Present Anderson Mori & Tomotsune



Sep 14, 2023
Jul 27, 2023
Apr 14, 2022
Apr 15, 2021
Oct 11, 2013
Oct 31, 2012
Jul 17, 2012
Oct 17, 2011
Sep 14, 2010

Professional Admissions

  • Japan (1983)
  • New York (1987)

Professional and Academic Associations

  • Daini Tokyo Bar Association


  • Japanese (first language)
  • English