Representative Legal Matters
- Acting for clients in providing economic analysis for an array of transfer pricing and international tax matters.
- Supporting premier global corporations in applying for and negotiating APAs covering transactions in connection with digital service, data centers and others.
- Supporting one of the largest privately held companies in the world restructure its international manufacturing, distribution and sales operations, particularly with respect to Japanese transfer pricing.
- Keio University (Bachelor's Degree Sociology) (1991)
Author, "Why do Japanese entities pay more in tax than foreign entities?" Tax planning - A game Japanese entities don't play, Nikkei Business Online, September 8, 2016
Author, "Japan entities left behind in the global tax war ", Tax planning - A game Japanese entities don't play, Nikkei Business Online, September 7, 2016
Author, "Japan transfer pricing documentation guide," International Tax Review, July 2012
Author, "Financial Transactions question - Japan", Transfer Pricing Forum, BNA International, October 2010
Author, "Developments in Japan", "Transfer pricing disputes in Japan", Transfer Pricing International Journal, BNA International, March 2010