Yuji Sato

Yuji Sato

Baker & McKenzie (Gaikokuho Joint Enterprise)
Not admitted to practice law in this jurisdiction


Yuji Sato is a member of the Corporate/M&A Group at Baker McKenzie's Tokyo office. Prior to joining the Firm, he worked at a major law firm in Singapore. He is a native speaker of both English and Japanese.

Practice Focus

Yuji counsels clients on a variety of corporate and transactional matters, including corporate and commercial advisory work and cross-border M&A.

Representative Legal Matters

In foreign jurisdictions:

  • Acted for a listed healthcare company in its management buyout and privatization via an investment vehicle by way of a voluntary conditional offer.

  • Assisted in acting for a listed regional electronic components distributor in its takeover by a semiconductor component distributor.

  • Assisted in acting for a global venture capital firm focused on interactive entertainment startups in its cross-border investments.

  • Assisted in acting for a global game publisher in its investment in a game studio.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of England and Wales - Member


  • England & Wales (Solicitor)~United Kingdom (2023)
  • Singapore (2022)


  • Singapore Management University (Yong Pung How School of Law, LLB) (2021)


  • English
  • Japanese