Ken Tomura

Baker & McKenzie (Gaikokuho Joint Enterprise)


Ken Tomura is a member of the Firm’s Tax & Transfer Pricing group in Tokyo. He co-authored Legal and Taxation Matters concerning Trading of Contaminated Land in 2009 and A Strategic Manual for Creditors in Bankruptcy Proceedings in 2010. Mr. Tomura worked for a major accounting firm before he joined Baker McKenzie.

Practice Focus

Mr. Tomura regularly assists clients with tax structuring and due diligence in connection with M&A projects. He provides various tax services for companies that are eligible for corporate or civil rehabilitation. Mr. Tomura also offers advice on tax structuring and other tax issues related to the reorganization of Japanese subsidiaries of multinational companies. His experience includes performing share valuations for unlisted large and mid-sized companies, and advising on accounting processing.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Provided tax advice in relation to mergers and acquisitions.
  • Conducted a tax due diligence.
  • Conducted a share evaluation for an unlisted company.
  • Provided tax advice in relation to a group restructuring.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Tokyo Certified Public Tax Accountants Association


  • Licensed Tax Attorney (Zeirishi)~Japan (2005)


  • Dokkyo University (B.A. Economics) (2002)


  • English
  • Japanese