Ryan William Bingham

Ryan W. Bingham

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Ryan Bingham is a member of the Banking & Finance group in Baker McKenzie's New York office. Prior to joining the New York office, Ryan spent three years in the Banking & Finance group of Baker McKenzie's Tokyo office, acting for both Japanese and international clients on transactional and regulatory matters.

Practice Focus

Ryan focuses his practice on acquisition finance, project finance, financial services regulation and fintech.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Represented sponsors and lenders in connection with the financing and development of renewable energy projects in Japan, including solar and wind projects.

  • Represented various banks in connection with corporate financing matters involving borrowers in the US, Japan and various jurisdictions across Southeast Asia.

  • Represented various US, Europe and Asia Pacific based financial institutions and tech companies in connection with the launch of online financial products and platforms in Japan.

  • Represented a major Japanese fund in connection with its investments in a US-based fintech start-up.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association


  • New York~United States (2015)


  • Columbia Law School (J.D. Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar) (2014)


  • English
  • Japanese

Previous Offices

  • Baker McKenzie Tokyo (べーカー&マッケンジー法律事務所外国法共同事業)


Contributor, Blockchain Blog, Baker McKenzie

Co-author, "Renewable Energy in Japan", Rechtliche Rahmenbedingungen von EE-Projekten