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Takahiko Yamada

Takahiko Yamada

Special Counsel
TEL:
81-3-6775-1153
FAX:
81-3-6775-2153

Takahiko Yamada specializes in financial regulation, asset management, investment funds, and insurance and financial transactions. He has substantial experience advising broker dealers, banks, insurance companies, asset managers and other financial institutions on matters of financial regulation. He has also served on secondment as Deputy Director in the Planning and Coordination Bureau (Financial Markets Division) of the Financial Services Agency of Japan (July 2009 - February 2012), where he was responsible for overseeing all aspects of regulations governing investment management businesses in Japan, including the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act, the Investment Trust and Investment Corporation Act and the Act on Securitization of Assets, among others. Takahiko also participated in the development of new legislation during his secondment with the Financial Services Agency of Japan.

Yamada Takahiko

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Background

Mar 2004 Keio University (LL.B.)
Oct 2006 The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
Jul 2009 - Feb 2012 Financial Markets Division, Planning and Coordination Bureau of the Financial Services Agency of Japan
Mar 2013 - Sep 2013 Khaitan & Co, India
May 2019 - Vice-Chair of Insurance Committee, Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)

Publications

Japan: Alternative Investment Funds 2022 International Comparative Legal Guide - Alternative Investment Funds 2022
Aug 2022
Financial Services Compliance Lexology Getting The Deal Through
Jan 2022
Japan: Alternative Investment Funds Laws and Regulations 2021 International Comparative Legal Guide - Alternative Investment Funds 2021
Aug 2021
Japan: Alternative Investment Funds 2020 The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Alternative Investment Funds 2020 8th Edition
Aug 2020
Japan: Alternative Investment Funds 2019 The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Alternative Investment Funds 2019 7th Edition
Aug 2019
The Asset Management Review - Third Edition (Japan Chapter) The Asset Management Review - Third Edition
Oct 2014
The Asset Management Review - Second Edition (Japan Chapter) The Asset Management Review - Second Edition
Oct 2013
The Asset Management Review - First Edition (Japan Chapter) The Asset Management Review - First Edition
Oct 2012
Clause-by-Clause Guide to J-REIT Law Kinzai Institute for Financial Affairs, Inc.,
Aug 2012

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Professional Admissions

  • Japan (2006)

Professional and Academic Associations

  • Daini Tokyo Bar Association
  • Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)

Languages

  • Japanese (first language)
  • English