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MURAKAMI Masaya

MURAKAMI Masaya

Title
Partner
Languages
Japanese (native)/English
E-mail address
mmurakami@iwatagodo.com

Career Summary

August 1977
Born in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan
March 1996
Graduated from Nada Senior High School
March 2001
Received his LL.B. from the University of Tokyo
October 2003
Received his Diploma from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (56th)
October 2003
Registered as a Japanese attorney and has worked with Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners
July 2007
Joined Nishimura & Asahi LPC
July 2011
Joined Iwata Godo
April 2015
Became a part-time lecturer at Seikei University Law School

Engaged Cases

・Case of claim for injunction against a local government for its illegal use of public funds (representing the local government)
・Special arbitration case in which a joint public-private venture is a debtor (representing the debtor)
・Case of a request for revocation of deportation order against an immigrant as a refugee
・Civil rehabilitation case of a company operating golf courses (representing the petitioner)
・Case of a special liquidation of a subsidiary of a listed company
・Case of corporate reorganization of a company operating local buses and railway (representing the petitioner)
・Business Reconstruction ADR Procedure in which an electric appliance maker is a debtor (representing the petitioner)
・Civil rehabilitation case of an apparel maker (representing the petitioner)
・Case of corporate reorganization in which a shipbuilding company is a debtor (representing the petitioner)
・Serving as a representative for an application of a Small and Medium Size Business Rehabilitation Support Cooperative scheme by regional companies
・Petition for the commencement of bankruptcy proceedings against a company that conducted a fraudulent assignment of business (representing the petitioner)
・Served as a defense lawyer in a criminal price cartel case

Mr. Murakami has dealt with various cases in particular corporate rehabilitations, litigations, and debt collections as shown in the above cases.

Message

I have handled a variety of cases, particularly corporate rehabilitations and litigations. Based on the experience and knowledge that I gained from these cases, I will engage in my duties, making efforts to gain clients’ trust by responding to their needs with a humble attitude.

List of Main Publications

“Q&A on Amendment to Law of Obligations – Fully Adapt to the Changes in Financial Business Practice” (co-author and co-editor, Banking Education Co. Ltd., 2018)
“Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period” (co-author and co-editor, Nihon Kajo Publishing, 2018)
“New Story of Shareholders' Meeting” (co-author, Shoji Houmu, 2017)
“Commercial Judicial Precedent which Adds Color to the Period” (co-author, Shoji Houmu, 2015)

Publications

Lectures, Seminars and Conferences

  • 2015.09

    Toji Yoshihiro, Murakami Masaya, Izumi Atsushi, Okushi Kenichi and Sato Shuji, along with Professor Yukimi Ozeki and Visiting Professor Masahiro Murakami of Seikei University, delivered a series of omnibus lectures on the theme of “Corporate Legal Affairs” (15 rounds in total) at Seikei University Law School.

  • 2014.11

    Suzuki Masato and Murakami Masaya delivered a lecture entitled "Key Points on Elimination of Antisocial Forces at Insurance Companies ?In Light of Recent Trend of Related Regulation-" at Insurance Forum 2014 (held by Seminar-info at BELLESALLE Kanda).

    Speaker: SUZUKI Masato  MURAKAMI Masaya 

News

  • 2017.04

    Suzuki Masato and Murakami Masaya were listed in the 9th Edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Japan for the second straight year.

  • 2017.03

    Suzuki Masato and Murakami Masaya were listed in the 8th Edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Japan.

  • 2014.01

    Suzuki Masato, Murakami Masaya and Izumi Atsushi were appointed as partners of our office.