- May 1980
- Born in Tokyo, Japan
- March 1999
- Graduated from Kanagawa Prefectural Yokohama Midorigaoka Senior High School
- March 2003
- Received her LL.B. from Keio University
- March 2006
- Received her J.D. from the University of Tokyo School of Law
- December 2007
- Received her Diploma from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (New 60th)
- December 2007
- Registered as a Japanese attorney
- December 2007
- Joined Mitsui Company
- July 2011
- Joined Nijubashi Partners
- Dispatched to Inspection Division of the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission
- October 2016
- Joined Iwata Godo
-Listed company: Transfer of shares of a company to make it a subsidiary (2015)
-Private company: Legal advice on a dispute over control of the company (2012)
-Action for damages based on false statements contained in annual securities reports (shareholder side) (2012)
-Listed company (1st section of TSE): Proxy fight over control of the company against an investment fund (company side)(2010)
-Listed companies: Advice on going private (MBO) of two companies (companies side) (2011)
-Listed company: Intra-group restructuring (2009-2010)
-Investment fund’s acquisition of a business company and subsequent establishment of holding company system (transfer of shares) (2012)
-Listed company (JASDAQ): Provisional disposition concerning request for inspection of the shareholder registry (company side)（2011）
-Private company: Exercise of appraisal rights of shareholders (2010)
-Listed company (1st section of TSE): Derivative action (Accused director side)(2011)
-Private company: Action for pursuing liability against directors(2009)
-Compliance training for a number of business companies
Based on my extensive experience in the field of corporate legal practices, I will try my best to provide timely legal services that are accurately designed to meet the needs of clients both for dispute solutions and day-to-day preventive legal measures.
List of Main Publications
-“Q&A on Amendment to Law of Obligations – Fully Adapt to the Changes in Financial Business Practice” (co-author, Banking Education Co. Ltd., 2018)
-“Questions and Answers: the Companies Act as Amended in 2014 (Second Edition)” (co-author, Kinzai Institute For Financial Affairs, Inc., April 2015)
-“Questions and Answers: the Companies Act as Amended in 2014” (co-author, Kinzai Institute For Financial Affairs, Inc., July 2014)
-“Panel Discussion – Ideal Court Proceedings from Judges’ Perspectives (Part I & II)” (co-author, Business Houmu Vol.14 No.5 and 6 [May and June 2014 issues], Chuokeizai-sha, Inc.)
-“Legal and Tax Affairs Concerning Going Private” (co-author, Zeimu Keiri Kyokai, November 2013)
-“Relationship between Right Abuse Claim and Petition for Order to Provide Security on Merits of Shareholder Derivative Lawsuits” (Shoji Homu Vol. 347, February 2013 issue)
-“Introduction to Compliance-related Practical Affairs Part V – Business Practices on How to Deal with Problematic Employees” (Toki Joho Vol.614 [January 2013 issue], Kinzai Institute For Financial Affairs, Inc.)
-“Learning from Case Studies - Complete Guidance on Handling of Issues Related to Sexual and Workplace Harassment and Mental Health Care” (co-author, Kinzai Correspondence Study Program January 2013 issue)
With Motomura Takashi as the representative editor & author, and Eiguchi Manabu as the editor & author, Ito Nanako and Mutou Yuuki authord the publication titled "Third Party Committee - Establishment and Operation (Revised version) ", which was published by Kinzai Institute for Financial Affairs, Inc.
A book authored by our lawyers entitled "Q&A on Amendment to Law of Obligations - Fully Adapt to the Changes in Financial Business Practice" (recommended by Hosomizo Kiyoshi, special advisor of Iwata Godo and former Commissioner of the Financial Services Agency) is published by Banking Education Co. Ltd.
A book authored by our lawyers entitled "Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period" is published by Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd.
- KASHIWAGI Kensuke EIGUCHI Manabu ITO Hiroki AOKI Shinji MUTOU Yuuki ITO Nanako FUJIWARA Hiroki MATSUDA Akira TOKUMARU Daisuke MATSUBARA Takahiro MARUYAMA Shinji KAKUNO Shu TOMITA Yusuke UENISHI Takuya KUDO Ryohei BEPPU Fumiya MORI Shunsuke KARASAWA Akira SAITO Hiroki YAMADA Kohei HORITA Koji SUZUKI Tomohiro NAKAMURA Saeko SASAKI Tomoo YU Zhiming Landry GUESDON
2018.02Shoji Homu Portal
Ito Nanako's commentary titled "Bank of Japan Publishes Payment Settlement Systems Report - Annex 'Special Issue: FinTech - Financial Innovation and FinTech -'" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
2017.08Shoji Homu Portal
Ito Nanako's commentary titled "Japan Audit & Supervisory Board Members Association, Study Group of Auditor's Staff in its Headquarter, Publishes 'Corporate Auditor's Audit and Duties of Corporate Auditor's Staff (Final Report)'" is available on the ShojiHomu Portal Site.
A book by our office entitled "Q&A Regarding Amendments to the Civil Code Having Influence on Financial Business Practice -Law of Obligations, Handling of Deposits and Guarantee Business Will be Changed-" (recommended by Hosomizo Kiyoshi, special advisor of Iwata Godo and former Commissioner of the Financial Services Agency) is published by Banking Education Co. Ltd.
2017.04Shoji Homu Portal
Ito Nanako's commentary titled "Financial Services Agency Publishes Revision Proposal of Japan's Stewardship Code" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
2016.11Shoji Homu Portal
Ito Nanako's commentary titled "Willis Towers Watson Publishes its Survey Results on the Systems and Actual Operations of Executive Compensation and Nominating Committees" is available on the Shoji Homu Portal Site.
Lectures, Seminars and Conferences
Kashiwagi Kensuke and Ito Nanako delivered a lecture titled "Basic Knowledge of Trust and Trading Operations for the Business of Trading in Trust Beneficiary Rights, Ranging from Registration Procedures to Compliance" at a seminar room of Kabushiki Kaisha Kinyu Zaimu Kenkyukai at Green Hill Building.
Okushi Kenichi and Ito Nanako delivered a lecture titled "Basic Knowledge of Trust and Business Practices for Purchasing and Selling Trust Beneficiary Rights - from Registration Procedures to Compliance with Relevant Laws and Regulations" at a seminar room of Kabushiki Kaisha Kinyu Zaimu Kenkyukai at Green Hill Building (located at 1-10-8, Nihonbashi-Kayabacho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo).
Kashiwagi Kensuke and Ito Nanako delivered a lecture titled "Basic Knowledge of Trust and Business Practices for Purchasing and Selling Trust Beneficiary Rights, Registration Procedures, and Compliance with Relevant Laws and Regulations" at a seminar room (3rd and 4th Floors) of Kabushiki Kaisha Kinyu Zaimu Kenkyukai at Green Hill Building.
We welcomed new attorneys, Ito Nanako and Mori Shunsuke.