Yuki Hattori

Associate, Tokyo

Biography

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.

Ms. Hattori is a member of the Daini Tokyo Bar Association.

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 both of Japanese and foreign companies in labor dispute cases including the cases concerning alleged unfair dismissal, alleged breach of a non-competitive clause and a claim for severance payment.

Representation of Japanese companies in various court cases including the cases concerning claims under the agreements or the laws such as Financial Instruments and Exchange Act.

Representation of a major Japanese company in a investigation of the EU Commission associated with a marger control.

Representation of a major foreign companies in a share acquisition filing case.

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