Safari Watanabe, an M&A partner at Baker McKenzie Tokyo, was recently interviewed for IFLR’s "Five minutes with" series. This segment gives readers a chance to learn more about lawyers on a personal and professional level. 

Safari supports global corporate acquisitions and other strategic matters including joint ventures, spin-offs, divestitures and reorganizations. She also helps Japanese companies expand overseas via M&A and other means.

In her interview, Safari recounts a formative experience on one of the multijurisdictional M&A transactions she is most proud to have been a part of and also talks about her interests outside of work. 

Subscribers can read the full interview on IFLR's website here.
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