Registered Foreign Lawyer Miriam Rose Ivan L. Pereira

Daini Tokyo Bar Association, Japan Federation of Bar Associations (Registered Foreign Lawyer, 2011)
New York State Bar (2010)
Integrated Bar of the Philippines (2001)

Location : Tokyo Office

Professional Summary

Miriam Rose Ivan L. Pereira is a Counsel of the firm and a registered foreign lawyer licensed in both the Philippines and the State of New York. Since she joined Oh-Ebashi in 2008, she has been supporting multiple transactions and investments in Asia, the U.S. and Europe, and regularly deals with contractual, intellectual property, labor and other issues. She has been assisting Japanese clients in cross-border deals involving franchising, licensing, sales, distribution, business alliances, joint ventures, acquisitions, transfers and other business transactions. As a Filipino lawyer, she advises clients concerning contracts, investments and other Philippine legal matters, including the tax treaty between the Philippines and Japan. Together with local lawyers, she also supports foreign clients in setting up and doing business in Japan. She is adept as well in international arbitration and multi-jurisdiction litigation.

Education & Professional Experience

SIARB-JAA Programme on International Commercial Arbitration

2008 - Present
Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners

2007 - 2008  
Graduate School of Law, Kyushu University

Graduate School of Law, Kyushu University (LL.M., International Economic and Business Law)

2002 - 2006  
Picazo Buyco Tan Fider & Santos Law Offices

University of the Philippines (LL.B.)

University of the Philippines (B.A.), cum laude


Member, Inter-Pacific Bar Association
(Member of the Cross-Border Investment Committee, Dispute Resolution Committee and Arbitration, and Women Business Lawyers Committee)

Member, ArbitralWomen

Member, New York State Bar Association
(Member of the International Section and Co-chair of the Steering Committee of its global conference (Tokyo 2019): A World of Many Voices United in Our Diversity)

Member, American Chamber of Commerce in Japan (ACCJ)


English, Filipino & Japanese