Yoko Maeda

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  • Professional Background / Education
  • Publications / Presentations
  • Professional Activities / Accolades

Professional Background / Education

Professional Background

Nishimura & Asahi
Debevoise & Plimpton, New York
Singapore International Arbitration Centre
2015 to Present
City-Yuwa Partners


The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
Legal Training and Research Institute
University of Pennsylvania (LL.M.)

Publications / Presentations

  • "Recent Trend of International Corporate Color Crime Investigation in the U.S. and the U.K"
    (in "The Lawyers", ILS Publications, Inc., 2006) (in Japanese)
  • ""Cool Japan" Scheme and Overseas Development of Visual Contents"
    (Chizai-Prism No. 157, Research Institute of Economy, Trade, and Industry, October 2015)
  • "Japan Chapter, Interim Measures in International Arbitration"
    (Co-author, Juris Publishing, June 2014)
  • "New Law on International Civil Jurisdiction in Japan and its impact on foreign corporations"
    (Asia Pacific Regional Forum News Vol. 19 No. 1, International Bar Association, April 2012)
  • "Recent Developments in ADR Law"
    (Co-author, in Vol. 1, No. 1 MEDIATION NEWSLETTER pp 23-25, International Bar Association, April 2005)

Professional Activities / Accolades

■ Speaker "Compliance with Anti-Corruption Laws and Regulations of various countries and Construction of internal control system including overseas subsidiaries" (The seminar sponsored by Corporate Management Forums, Inc. on November 4, 2016)
■ Panelist "Securities Litigation Under The Japanese Financial Instruments and Exchange Act and in Other Asian Countries" (American Bar Association Tokyo Conference 2016 on October 21, 2016)
■ Panelist "The YSIAC Advocacy Roadshow" (SIAC, September 15, 2016)
■ Speaker "Global Risk Management for Japanese Companies" (The 24th City-Yuwa Legal Seminar, April 20 & 22, 2016)
■ Panelist "Bribery & Corruption in Dispute Resolution Proceedings" (Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA) Annual Meeting & Conference in Kuala Lumpur, April 14, 2016)
■ Arbitrator and judge "The 14th Intercollegiate Negotiation Competition" (The Steering Committee, Intercollegiate Negotiation Competition, November 21 and 22, 2015)
■ Panelist "Tools for the Empowered Corporate Counsel: Choice of Seat, Drafting the Arbitration Agreement, and Selecting the Proper Dispute Resolution Mechanism" (SIAC Tokyo Conference, November 12, 2015)
■ Panelist "The disclosure of documents in international arbitration proceedings in Asia" (IADC Asia Regional Meeting, Hong Kong, October 30, 2015)

■ CY Newsletter Vol. 7 "The Tokyo District Court found unenforceable a venue clause with a Delaware court as the exclusive court of jurisdiction"


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