Associate Hirotake Tanaka

Osaka Bar Association, Japan Federation of Bar Associations (2010)
New York (2018)

Location : Osaka Office

Professional Summary

Hirotake Tanaka focuses his practice on restructuring and bankruptcy. Since joining Oh-Ebashi in 2010, he has worked on a large number of bankruptcy cases, which spread across different fields including a land developer, golf course management company, medical group, public service company, transport company, food company etc. and his cases are almost all of extreme large scale involving debts of billion dollars. Furthermore, he is familiar with not only legal liquidation but also private arrangements. He has also succeeded in some complex cases such as the one transferred from civil rehabilitation proceedings to company reorganization proceedings via bankruptcy proceedings, the details of which are explained in his article “New Approach for the Use of Corporate Reorganization Proceedings”.

In addition to the bankruptcy filed, he has dealt with M&A transaction cases and crisis management cases as his day-to-day legal practice. Based on his broad experiences and toughness, he has played significant roles in various cases.

Education & Professional Experience

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP(New York)

University of California Los Angeles School of Law (LL.M.)

Kyoto University Law School (J.D.)

Kyoto University (LL.B.)


Japanese and English