- July 1991
- Born in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan
- March 2010
- Graduated from Ibaraki Prefectural Takezono High School
- March 2014
- Received his LL.B. from Waseda University
- December 2016
- Received his Diploma from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (69th)
- December 2016
- Assigned to the Tokyo District Public Prosecutor's Office as a prosecutor
- April 2017
- Assigned to the Osaka District Public Prosecutor's Office as a prosecutor
- April 2018
- Assigned to Kokura Branch of the Fukuoka District Public Prosecutor's Office as a prosecutor
- April 2019
- Registered as a Japanese attorney and Joined Iwata Godo
1.Litigation and dispute resolution
・Corporate litigation (such as rescission of shareholders’ meeting resolutions, confirmation of invalidity, and confirmation of non-existence)
・Provisional disposition of commercial matters (such as provisional disposition permitting exercise of voting rights, etc.)
・Litigation related to debt collection
・Proceedings seeking request for disclosure of the sender's information
・Various mediation (mediation for claiming an increase or decrease in rent, etc.)
・Various preservation and enforcement
・Support for shareholders’ meetings (including convocation notice, considering scenarios and answers to envisaged questions, rehearsal, and secretariat support)
・Proxy fight, response to shareholder’s proposal
3.Banking and financial legal affairs
・Preparation of various contracts on bank transactions, advice on the Banking Act, etc.
・Legal advice and response in the event of bankruptcy or business reconstruction of business partners
・Handling matters on antisocial forces
4.Companies Act practices and other general corporate matter
・M&A (Legal due diligence, preparation and review of contracts, etc.)
・Preparation and review of contracts (including basic transaction agreements, sale and purchase agreements, and services agreements)
・Legal advice and preparation of written opinion on officers’ duty of due care of a good manager
5.Handling crisis management, fraud investigations, and criminal cases
・Various fraud investigations (third-party committees, various internal investigations)
・Investigations in the field of economic laws and competition laws (internal investigations and reports to JFTC of cartels and violation of subcontract laws)
・Handling criminal complaints in case of companies that have suffered crime
6.Administrative legal affairs
・Legal advice on administrative disposition on the part of a local government, assistance in the preparation of documents in procedures of administrative appeal
I will address each case faithfully and make every effort to provide legal services to satisfy the needs of our clients.
Member of the Companies Act Study Group of Law Research Council of Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association
List of Main Publications
・“6,000 Lectures on Legal Issues for Financial Institutions” (co-author, Kinzai Institute For Financial Affairs, 2022)
・“Q&A: Interaction of the Antimonopoly Act and Intellectual Property Rights and Legal Practices” (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd., 2020)
2022.04Shoji Homu Portal
Ebihara Shunsuke's commentary on Kabukon's model rules concerning electronic transmission of shareholder meeting materials is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
The lawyers of our firm participated in the writing of "6,000 Lectures on Legal Issues for Financial Institutions" (Kinzai Institute for Financial Affairs, Inc.)
- WAKABAYASHI Shigeo TOJI Yoshihiro TAGO Shinya MOTOMURA Takeshi YOSHIHARA Tomomichi URANAKA Hirotaka UEDA Atsushi SAKAMOTO Tomoko SATO Shuji IZUMI Atsushi TANAKA Takashi OKUSHI Kenichi KASHIWAGI Kensuke EIGUCHI Manabu ITO Hiroki ITO Nanako MARUYAMA Shinji MATSUDA Takao FUJIWARA Hiroki MATSUDA Akira AOKI Shinji TOKUMARU Daisuke MUTOU Yuuki FUKASAWA Atsushi KAKUNO Shu TOMITA Yusuke IIDA Hiroshi UENISHI Takuya KUDO Ryohei MORI Shunsuke KARASAWA Akira AOYAMA Masahiro SAITO Hiroki IKEDA Minako ISHIKAWA Teppei YAMADA Kohei SUZUKI Tomohiro SEKIGUCHI Akimasa NAKAMURA Saeko EBIHARA Shunsuke FUKATSU Haruno ADACHI Makoto FUKUCHI Takumi MATSUHASHI Sho KUKIMOTO Sayaka KANEKI Nobuyuki
2021.10Shoji Homu Portal
Ebihara Shunsuke's commentary "Consumer Affairs Agency Comments on Whistleblower Protection Act Guidelines (Cabinet Office Notification No.118, 2021)" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
Eiguchi Manabu and Kudo Ryohei contributed to as editors and authors, and Saito Hiroki, Sekiguchi Akimasa, Ebihara Shunsuke and Adachi Makoto authored, the publication entitled "Q&A: Complexity and Business Practice of the Anti-Monopoly Act and Intellectual Property Rights; Guidance for Achieving Compliance by Understanding from Basics to Applications,” which was introduced in “Introduction of New Publications” of June 2021 issue of Chizaikanri.
2021.04Shoji Homu Portal
Ebihara Shunsuke's commentary titled "The Small and Medium Enterprise Agency Creates Guidelines and Contract Forms Regarding Intellectual Property Transactions Based on Examinations by the Study on Intellectual Property Transactions" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
With Eiguchi Manabu and Kudo Ryohei as the editors & authors, Saito Hiroki, Sekiguchi Akimasa, Ebihara Shunsuke, and Adachi Makoto co-authord "Q&A on Intersection and Practice of the Antimonopoly Act and the Intellectual Property Rights - Guidance for Achieving Compliance by Understanding from Fundamentals to Applications – " which is introduced in “The Latest Books to be Kept on Hand in the practice of the Antimonopoly Act” of February 2021 issue of Business Law Journal.
2020.10Shoji Homu Portal
Ebihara Shunsuke's commentary titled "The Civil Law (related to IT Implementation) Committee of the Legislative Advisory Council Conducted the Deliberation on the Review of the Civil Litigation System Utilizing Informationand Communication Technology at its Fourth Meeting” is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
Eiguchi Manabu and Kudo Ryohei contributed to as editors and authors, and Saito Hiroki, Sekiguchi Akimasa, Ebihara Shunsuke and Adachi Makoto authored, the publication entitled “Q&A: Complexity and Business Practice of the Anti-Monopoly Act and Intellectual Property Rights; Guidance for Achieving Compliance by Understanding from Basics to Applications,” which was published by Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd.
2020.06Shoji Homu Portal
Ebihara Shunsuke's commentary titled "MIC held 'Study Group on the Way to Disclose Sender Information (2nd session)' - including the discussion on adding a phone number to the subject of demand for disclosure of identification information of the sender. " is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
2020.03Shoji Homu Portal
Ebihara Shunsuke's commentary titled "The Cabinet Approved a Bill to Amend the Whistleblower Protection Act and Submitted it to the Diet." is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
2019.08Shoji Homu Portal
Ebihara Shunsuke's commentary titled "The Japan Fair Trade Commission Publishes Shared Understanding of 'Competition and Digital Economy' developed by G7 Competition Authorities" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
2019.06Shoji Homu Portal
Ebihara Shunsuke's commentary titled "The Personal Information Protection Commission Updates the Q&A on 'Guidelines for the Act on the Protection of Personal Information' and 'Measures in case of Leakage of Personal Data, etc.'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
We welcomed a new attorney, Ebihara Shunsuke.