A licensed Japanese attorney for over 25 years, Mr. Tetsuya Morimoto heads the 14-lawyer strong team of US and Japanese law practitioners that make up White & Case's real estate group in Japan.
Mr. Morimoto regularly provides advice to developers, owners, distressed debt purchasers, private and institutional investors and investment funds and managers in connection with all aspects of real property in Japan. He also actively assists non-Japanese and Japanese clients in purchasing and collecting non-performing loans in Japan.
Chambers Asia 2010 recognizes Mr. Morimoto as a Tier 1 Leading Lawyer for Real Estate in Japan and says "This team has earned the respect of leading individuals, who consider it to be 'flexible and technically excellent; the international network and impressive associates make it a real go-to firm'."
Bars and Courts
Japan Bar, 1984
LLM, Harvard University, 1988
LLB, Tokyo University, 1982
Professional Associations and Memberships
Daini Tokyo Bar Association