- LLB Paris University, France
- LLM Paris University, France
- BA in Law, University of Kent, UK
- "Clifford Chance Europe LLP, Paris ""Japan Desk"""
- Admitted to the Paris Bar
- Clifford Chance Viet Nam (JV with VILAF)
- Nakagawa & Takashina Law Office, Tokyo
- Admitted to the Dai Ni Tokyo Bar Association as 'Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi'
- Clifford Chance, Tokyo
- October 2013
- Joined Iwata Godo
Extensive experience particularly in the fields of cross-border M&A and joint ventures, corporate/commercial, antitrust and labor law.
List of Main Publications
・Cartel leniency in Japan: overview（Practical Law） (co-author, Thomson Reuters , 2020)
・Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing, 2018)
・Employment & Labor: International (Japan Chapter) Lexology Navigator - Globe Business Publishing Ltd. (2016-2017)
・Employment & Employee Benefits Guide - Japan Country Q&A (Practical Law / Thomson Reuters (from November 2016)
・The International Comparative Legal Guide to Project Finance (2014 Japan Chapter), Global Legal Group Ltd.
・Antitrust - The Private Competition Enforcement Review (2015 Japan Chapter), Law Business Research Ltd.
・Distribution and promotion of drugs (2015 Japan chapter), The European Lawyer, 2nd edition
・Distribution: Japan - key legal and commercial issues that arise when appointing a distributor; ・Product liability: Japan - Japan specific issues raised by product liability claims; Product regulation, safety and recall Japan (Practical Law / Thomson Reut
・Contributed to the Business France Guides “Doing Business in Japan”, “Successful Acquisitions in Japan” and “Commercial contracts in Japan” (French Ministry of Finance)
・Contributions to specialist magazines (Global Business Magazine, International Securitization & Finance Report, Fusions & Acquisitions, Echanges Internationaux (ICC), "CLi inBrief", Le MOCI, Cahiers Juridiques et Fiscaux (CFCE)
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 HAZAMA Hiroyoshi YAMADA Kohei HORITA Koji SUZUKI Tomohiro NAKAMURA Saeko SASAKI Tomoo YU Zhiming Landry GUESDON
Tago Shinya, Ueda Atsushi, Kudo Ryohei and Landry Guesdon authored an English commentary explaining the outline of the Act on Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices, etc. as well as the laws and regulations and the industry self-regulations on distribution of pharmaceuticals in Japan, entitled “Distribution and Marketing of Drugs in Japan” which is available on the Practical Law website of Thomson Reuters, UK.
Landry Guesdon's interview article appeared in THE ASIAN MARKET section of “Top 100 Law Firms (2016 Edition)” published by Leaders League.
Tago Shinya, Landry Guesdon and Beppu Fumiya authored articles entitled "Distribution country questions: Japan" “Product liability country questions: Japanand and Product regulation, safety and recall country questions: Japan” which appear in Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law.
Tago Shinya, Landry Guesdon and Beppu Fumiya ;participated in writing answers to questions in English regarding three themes, namely Distribution, Product liability and Product regulation (safety and recall), which are available in Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law at http://global.practicallaw.com/resources/international-transaction-guides/international-sales-marketing#tab2_tabsdefault
Fujiwara Hiroki and Landry Guesdon participated in writing articles and explained about the labor laws of Japan in an English commentary entitled "Lexology Q&A Guide: Employment" which is made available by Global Business Group at http://www.lexology.com/navigator#!results/170/view
Article introducing "Act on Special Measure for Civil Procedure in Collective Restoration of the Consumer Financial Damage" (What is called “Japanese class action system”) authored by Landry Guesdon was posted on the website for French Chamber of Commerce in Japan.
- Landry GUESDON
Matsuda Akira, Sato Takaki and Landry Guesdon authored an English article entitled "Overview of the Revised Personal Information Protection Act of Japan and Its Main Impact on Foreign Groups," which was delivered to our clients as March 2017 extra issue of Iwata Godo News Mail.
Fujiwara Hiroki and Landry Guesdon co-authored an article in English entitled "Employment and employee benefits in Japan" regarding such themes as employment system, employee benefits and employee personal data protection, which is available in Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law.
We welcomed a new foreign attorney, Landry Guesdon(Primary qualification: French law)