Attorney Profiles

Takashi Kokubo

Admitted in Japan (2000), New York (2007)

Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association
The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
Duke University School of Law (LL.M.)
INSEAD, France (MBA)

Education / Professional Experience

March 1998
The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
October 1998
Passed Bar Examination (Japan)
October 2000
Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association
October 2000
Nishimura & Partners (Nishimura & Asahi)
April 2006
Duke University School of Law (L.L.M)
September 2006
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP (New York)
December 2008
INSEAD, France (MBA)
March 2014
Kokubo Law Office
January 2017
AZoom Co., Ltd. (Tokyo Stock Exchange Growth Market), External Director
June 2019
Nice Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange Standard Market), External Director
June 2020
Oisix ra daichi Inc. (Tokyo Stock Exchange Prime Market), External Corporate Auditor

Registration of attorneys

Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association

New York State Bar Association


Companies Act, General corporate

Intellectual Property Laws

M&A, Business Successions, Joint Ventures

Startup support, Financing, Fund raising, IPO

Investment Funds, Investment Agreements

(Languages: Japanese, English)


“General information of Intellectual Property Laws of Japan”, Koubundou (joint authors), etc.


Japanese, English