Yoshiko Kawanami | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Yoshiko Kawanami

Associate, Tokyo

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Yoshiko Kawanami is an associate of White & Case's Banking, Capital Markets & Restructuring group in Asia, based in Tokyo. Ms. Kawanami advises banks and corporate borrowers on bank finance transactions. She also has experience with licensing and start-up business for financial institutions entering the Japanese market. Her experience also includes corporate matters and dispute resolution.

Prior to joining White & Case, Ms. Kawanami worked at another leading international law firm and a Japanese law firm in Tokyo. She resided in the US and the UK, and is fluent in English.

She is a member of the Tokyo Bar Association.

Bars and Courts

  • Japan Bar


  • LLM, Queen Mary, University of London
  • JD, Keio University
  • LLB, Hitotsubashi University


  • English
  • Japanese