Partner Yuichi Urata

Osaka Bar Association, Japan Federation of Bar Associations (2007)
New York (2014)

Location : Osaka Office

Professional Summary

Based in Osaka, Yuichi Urata is a corporate M&A lawyer, with particular expertise in public takeovers, securities regulations, shareholders’ meeting, shareholder activism, and private equity and venture capital investments. He advises listed and non-listed companies on complex and strategic corporate transactions, both internationally and domestically.

He also assists his clients with employment aspects of commercial transactions, employment advice, investigations, litigation and pensions.

Yuichi has strong sector experience in nursing care, infrastructure, energy, real estate and asbestos.

Education & Professional Experience

2013 - 2014
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP (New York)

Columbia Law School(LL.M.)

Hitotsubashi University School of Law (J.D.)

The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)


Japanese and English