Corporate Restructuring and Reorganization

In recent years many corporations businesses with cross border operations have faced with a tax, legal, or business necessity for a strategic restructuring, in order to pursue continuous and increasing success. Hashidate Law Office works with clients to optimize the overall effects of a reorganization or restructuring on all aspects of a client’s business, with a strategic focus on current and future business goals. In response to client needs, Hashidate Law Office has developed and utilized transactional structures and techniques, while also adapting foreign techniques to the Japanese legal environment.


Hashidate Law Office extends to its clients upon many years of experience in domestic and international corporate restructurings and reorganizations, including matters involving bankruptcy, debtors and creditors’ issues, exchange offerings, strategic restructurings, spin-offs, divestitures, and other techniques for maximizing its value. Hashidate Law Office’s familiarity with both domestic and international laws allows the firm to act quickly and to anticipate obstacles presented in restructurings and reorganizations and deal with them appropriately.


Also, we have ample experience, gained over a long period of time, in providing legal advice and support to leading Japanese companies in their expansion plans in Europe and the United States, but it is worth noting that in recent years, we have begun focusing more strongly on outbound projects in Asia, in places such as China, Indonesia, Vietnam, Singapore, Thailand, India and Myanmar, usually in conjunction with local, major law firms. In doing so, we have had the opportunity to provide prompt and appropriate legal advice in various matters, including the preparation of agreements, negotiations, and disputes resolution.

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