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UENISHI Takuya

UENISHI Takuya

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

Career Summary

May 1985
Born in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan
March 2004
Graduated from Nada Senior High School
March 2008
Received his LL.B. from the University of Tokyo
March 2010
Received his J.D. from the University of Tokyo School of Law
December 2011
Received his Diploma from the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (New 64th)
December 2011
Registered as a Japanese attorney and joined Iwata Godo
2014-2016
Worked at the International Legal Department of a financial institution
May 2019
Received his LL.M. from the UC Berkeley School of Law
2019-2020
Worked with Greenberg Traurig Washington D.C. Office
October 2019
Passed the New York State Bar Examination

Engaged Cases

Mr. Uenishi deals with all corporate legal affairs, focusing on domestic and overseas lawsuits and disputes. He has experience working in the international legal department of a financial institution and has knowledge and experience in overall international transactions in addition to cases of financial and energy sectors. In recent years, he has been making efforts to resolve disputes related to cross-border transactions by Japanese companies. Furthermore, he is actively engaged in dispute resolution in any way other than litigation, including mediation and arbitration. He has handled international disputes in the U.S., Korea, China, Singapore, Vietnam, Israel and others. In addition to recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments and support for overseas lawsuits, he has dealt with mediation and arbitration at international dispute settlement organizations such as ICC and AAA.

Message

I will provide advice from multiple perspectives based on reliable legal knowledge. As I believe I can contribute to clients and to the further development of society as a whole by improving myself, I will continue to work steadily and prepare myself.

List of Main Publications

≪Japanese≫
“Efforts on Joint Online Mediation between the Japan International Mediation Center in Kyoto (JIMC) and the Singapore International Mediation Centre (SIMC)” (Lexology, 2020)
“Q&A: Family affairs cases and banking services: second edition” (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd., 2020)
“Shoji Hanrei Binran” (Shoji Homu, 2016-2018)
“Theories and Business Practices of Prescription and Limitation of Period” (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd., 2018)
“Q&A on Adult Guardianship System Useful for Financial Business Practice” (co-author, Economic Leal Research Institute, 2017)
“Legal Practices for Executives of Financial Institutions – Their Accountabilities and Responsibilities under Japan’s Corporate Governance Code” (co-author, Kinzai Institute For Financial Affairs, Inc., 2016)
“Handbook on How to Prevent Antisocial Transaction and Money Laundering for Banking Offices” (co-author, Banking Education Co. Ltd., 2014)
“Manual for People in Charge of Legal Work on How to Respond to Civil Suits” (second edition) (co-author, Shoji Homu, 2014)
“Q&A Concerning Internet Banking” (co-author, Kinzai, 2014)
“Q&A Concerning Family Affairs Cases and Banking Practice” (co-author, Nihon Kajo Publishing Co., Ltd., 2013)
“Tips on How to Respond to Anti-social Forces in Each Practice Area” (co-author, Ginko Jitsumu Vol.658)

≪English≫
“Litigation & Dispute Resolution 2021(Japan Chapter)”(co-author, Global Legal Insights 2021年)
“Amendments to Japan’s Foreign Lawyers Act Clarify and Broaden the Scope of Party Representation by Foreign Counsel in International Arbitration” (Co-authored with Mr. Thomas G. Allen of Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Kluwer Arbitration Blog, 2020)
“Global Legal Insights to: Litigation & Dispute Resolution” (Global Legal Group, 2017-2020)

Publications

News

  • 2020.08

    Uenishi Takuya's commentary co-authored with Mr. Thomas G. Allen of Greenberg Traurig, LLP titled "Amendments to Japan's Foreign Lawyers Act Clarify and Broaden the Scope of Party Representation by Foreign Counsel in International Arbitration" which appears on the Kluwer Arbitration Blog.

  • 2020.08

    Uenishi Takuya resumed his work at Iwata Godo upon completion of his service at a law firm in the U.S.

  • 2020.01

    Kakuno Shu, Uenishi Takuya, Kudo Ryohei and Beppu Fumiya were appointed Partners.