Yuki Hattori | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Yuki Hattori
Yuki Hattori

Yuki Hattori

Associate, Tokyo

T +81 3 6384 3303

E yhattori@whitecase.com

Overview

Yuki Hattori is an associate in our Corporate/M&A practice group based in our Tokyo office. She advises on cross -border and domestic M&A transactions and general corporate matters including advising on cross-border and domestic commercial litigation and antitrust matters.

Prior to joining White & Case, Ms. Hattori worked in the legal department at a leading Japanese trading company, and a leading electronics company, where she provided internal legal support for corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions and litigation matters.

She completed her legal training at the Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan in 2011, and was admitted to the New York State Bar in 2006.

Bars and Courts

  • Japan Bar
  • New York State Bar

Education

  • JD, Tokyo University
  • LLM, Boston University School of Law
  • LLB, Tokyo University

Languages

  • Japanese
  • English

Experience

Representation of an employee of Canadian technology company in a provisional disposition case concerning alleged breach of a non-competitive clause (Tokyo District Court and High Court).

Representation of a major domestic consulting company in a provisional disposition case concerning alleged invalid dismissal (Tokyo District Court).

Representation of a major foreign oil company in a share acquisition filing case.

Providing advice to a major domestic electronics company on the acquisition of a French company.

Advising on the Slovak Republic's issuance of two series of Samurai Bonds, which were the first Samurai Bonds with collective actions clauses and the country's first sale of bonds into the Japanese market in over 15 years.