Banking & Finance

Hashidate Law A Professional Law Corporation has represented leading domestic, international, commercial, long-term credit, and trust banks in many of the largest and most complex transactions completed in the international banking and finance markets. In keeping pace with the rapid deregulation of Japan’s financial markets, our firm has taken a leading role in these evolving markets by providing sound legal counsel to financial institutions that are expanding into new business ventures and recently established financial markets, as well as, legal support to foreign banking firms entering the Japanese markets, and clients developing and implementing new financial instruments. With the frequent changes within the Japanese and international markets, the firm’s innovative approaches to both new and traditional problems have been an essential asset to our clients.

Hashidate Law A Professional Law Corporation’s in-depth knowledge of comparative law in finance and banking regulations in the United States, the European Union and Asia, coupled with over 25 years of international practice, including the development of a network of top law firms from around the globe and substantial experience with various transactions in numerous cultures and languages, have established the firm as a top choice for clients seeking superior banking and financing advice, while also giving the firm a reputation as one that can execute transactions swiftly and precisely.

Hashidate Law A Professional Law Corporation has the legal and practical experience to guide clients through every step, from the very beginning, to negotiations, drafting and executing essential documents, and through closing, for both domestic and cross-border transactions, including sovereign loans, syndicated and multi-currency loans, currency and interest rate swap agreements, derivative and collateral agreements for swap transactions, asset-based financing transactions, letters-of-credit and other trade finance facilities, portfolio sale transactions, and other various banking and finance transactions.