Yasuhiro (Taai) Izushima | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Yasuhiro (Taai) Izushima

Associate, Singapore

T +65 6347 1359

T +65 6225 6009

E yasuhiro.izushima@whitecase.com

Overview

Taai Izushima is an associate in our Energy, Infrastructure, Projects and Asset Finance practice, based in Singapore. He specializes in the financing of oil & gas and power projects and has worked on transactions in the Asia Pacific region, North America and Europe.

Taai was seconded to JBIC in the Oil and Gas Finance Department in Tokyo for two years.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar

Education

  • LLM, Duke University School of Law
  • LLB, Keio University Law Faculty

Languages

  • Japanese
  • English

Experience

JBIC in connection with their financing of the US$20 billion Ichthys LNG project in Western Australia. This transaction was awarded "Global Financing Deal of the Year 2012" by Project Finance Asia.*

JBIC in its provision of a guarantee to investors of a private placement of Samurai bonds in the Tokyo market by Qatar Petroleum.*

JBIC on its preferred equity investment in JX Nippon Oil Exploration (EOR) in connection with the cogeneration, carbon capture sequestration and enhanced oil recovery project in the West Ranch oil field in Texas with NRG Energy Inc.*

Bumi Armada Berhad on the syndicated bridge and term loan facility in connection with the Armada Kraken FPSO project.*

JBIC in connection with their limited recourse financing of the Cameron LNG project in Louisiana USA.*

*Matters prior to joining White & Case.