We have long-standing experience in Japan, act for a number of major Japanese clients, and work in close collaboration with leading Japanese law firms.

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Key experience

Our key experience includes advising:

Aegis Group on its recommended cash offer by Dentsu Inc.

Glory Limited on its binding offer to acquire the Talaris Group, a provider of cash handling equipment and systems, from Carlyle and management shareholders for approximately £650 million.

Asahi Breweries on its US$660 million acquisition of an interest in Tsingtao Brewery Corporation from Anheuser-Busch InBev.

Fuji Electric in relation to the European Commission's investigation into an alleged cartel in the Gas Insulated Switchgear (GIS) sector, a case involving one of the largest set of fines (approximately EUR 750 million) imposed on a single cartel, and on an application to the CFI to appeal the Commission's decision.

NYK on its strategic investment in Dalian Port Company.

Recent Work