The below information is as of March 31, 2006. It may differ from the current information.



Consulting Fellow (until March 31, 2006)

Manager, Industrial Revitalization Corporation of Japan


Non-performing Loan Problems, Insolvency Law, Restructuring, Risk Management, Law and Economics, Legal Philosophy


2003 LL.M., Columbia University School of Law
1998 LL.B., The University of Tokyo, Faculty of Law


2004 Industrial Revitalization Corporation of Japan
2004 Visiting Fellow, International Intern, Miller Buckfire Lewis Ying & Co., New York
2003 International Intern, Bingham McCuthen Murase, LLP, New York
2003 Visiting Fellow, Center on Japanese Economy and Business, Graduate School of Business, Columbia University
2000 Assistant Director for Coordination, Industrial Finance Division, Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, METI
1999 Assistant Director, Economic Policy Unit, Minister's Secretariat, MITI
1999 Staff Member, Fashion Policy Office, Textile Division, Consumer Goods and Services Industries Bureau, MITI
1998 Staff Member, General Affairs Division, Consumer Goods and Services Industries Bureau, MITI

Selected Publications and Papers

Enterprise Risk Management: Pulling it all together, (co-translator) Toyo Keizai Inc., 2004.
"Professional Education in the U.S. - featuring corporate renewal education at law schools and business schools", Nagoya Higher Education Research, vol.4, 2004.
After Corporate Reorganizations, (co-author) Kinzai, 2002.
"An Approach to the Non-Performing Loans Problem - Stimulating the Economy," IIST World Forum, 2001.
The Key to Utilize the Civil Rehabilitation Law (Minji saisei ho wo ikasu kagi), (co-authored with T. Terazawa and N. Arai), Kinzai, Tokyo, 2000.