Reiji Takahashi

Reiji Takahashi


Reiji Takahashi specializes in financial transaction, in particular, project finance and Private Finance Initiatives (PFI).

Mr. Takahashi represented national government, local governments, private companies or banks in many PFI projects including all prison projects initiated by Ministry of Justice, Haneda air terminal project, which is the largest PFI project in Japan, satellite project, etc.

Mr. Takahashi also has extensive experience advising on renewable energy projects, IPP project, resource development and water sector business.

Takahashi Reiji

Practice Areas

Practice Groups

  • Structured Finance Group
  • Energy Practice Group


Mar 1995 The Tokyo University (LL.B.)
Apr 1997 Associated with Anderson Mori & Tomotsune
Mar 2001 The University of Virginia School of Law (LL.M.)
Sep 2001 - Aug 2002 Associated with Allen & Overy (London Office)
Apr 2007 - Mar 2010 Assistant Professor (Civil practice, Civil case study and Financial laws), The University of Tokyo School of Law
Apr 2010 - Mar 2016 Adjunct Lecturer (Financial laws), The University of Tokyo School of Law
Jun 2010 Member of Study Group of Contract Management, Ministry of Defence 
Sep 2012 Member of the Evaluation Review Committee of Procurement Methods, Japan Sewage Works Agency
Dec 2012 Member of Review Committee for Management of PPP/PFI Utilization of Sewage Facility, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Apr 2020 Member of Committee for the Promotion of PFI, Cabinet Office




Sep 14, 2023
Jul 27, 2023
Apr 14, 2022
Apr 15, 2021

Professional Admissions

  • Japan (1997)
  • New York (2002)
  • Study Group of Contract Management, Ministry of Defence (2010)

Professional and Academic Associations

  • Daini Tokyo Bar Association


  • Japanese (first language)
  • English