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Shoichi Seino

Telephone +81-3-5218-2093 (Direct)

Major Area of Practice

Corporate lawsuits, non-contentious cases, M&A, MBO/going private, intra-group restructuring, corporate governance, advice on operation of shareholders meetings and board of directors, arranging independent or third-party committees, introduction of measures against takeover bids, investigation and handling of misconduct cases, labor lawsuits/handling labor difficulties, securitization, general corporate matters


Background
2005 Kyoto University(LL.B.)
2007 Kyoto University Law School (J.D.)
2008 Admitted to the bar (Daini Tokyo Bar Association) and joined Ushijima & Partners
2011 Joined our firm
2015 Dispatched to investment bank division of leading securities company
2016 Returned to our firm
2017 Became Partner

Bar Association Membership

Daini Tokyo Bar Association



Major Achievements
  • Determination of the stock purchase price of Jupiter Telecommunications Co., Ltd. (shareholder side) (2013-)
  • Petition for determination of the stock sales price of Tokyo Cruise Ship Co., Ltd. (shareholder side) (2012-2014)
  • Injunctive actions by Hikari Tsushin, Inc. against issuance of new stocks by Keiozu Holdings Company (issuing company side) (2014)
  • Petition for determination of the stock purchase price of Hokkoku Co., Ltd. (then listed on the JASDAQ) (issuing company side) (2014)
  • Going private of ACE KOEKI Co., Ltd. (listed on JASDAQ/current EVOLUTION JAPAN) and its petition for determination of the stock purchase price concerning appraisal rights of shareholders (issuing company side) (2013-2014)
  • Legal Counsel to A.D.Works Co., Ltd. (issuing company) with respect to the “committing type” rights offering (2013)
  • Legal Counsel to A.D.Works Co., Ltd. (the issuing company) with respect to the “non-commitment type” rights offering (2012-2013)
  • Advice on third party allotment at JALCO Holdings Inc. (listed on the JASDAQ) and operation of its third party committee (Secretariat) (2012-2013)
  • Management control dispute of Hokkoku Co., Ltd. (then listed on the JASDAQ) (founding family side) (2012)
  • Takeover bid by Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group to acquire 100% ownership of Promise Co., Ltd. as well as the third party allotment of new shares of Promise Co., Ltd. to Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group or Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (Promise side) (2011-2012)