Press release

8 Aug 2023 Tokyo, JP

EY Law Japan promotes Kohei Nakajima to partner

We are proud to announce that Kohei Nakajima has been promoted to partner at EY Law Co.

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We are proud to announce that Kohei Nakajima has been promoted to partner at EY Law Co. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Managing Partner Junzaburo Kiuchi) as of 1 July 2023. A Japanese bengoshi, Mr. Nakajima has extensive experience in cross-border and domestic corporate and M&A transactions.

Mr. Nakajima has gained a wealth of experience at EY Law having advised clients in a variety of key sectors including energy & renewables, advanced manufacturing, consumer products, and trading companies.

With his background of previously working for the Japan Fair Trade Commission, Mr. Nakajima also provides expert antirust and competition related advice.  

Mr. Nakajima became a registered attorney in 2007, after receiving his LLB from Osaka University in 2006. He first joined EY Law Japan in 2018 as a Manager.

Mr. Nakajima is registered under the Daichi Tokyo Bar Association.

Kohei Nakajima, Partner

EY Law Japan Managing Partner Junzaburo Kiuchi welcomed Mr. Nakajima with the following message.

“Over the last five years since joining EY Law, Kohei has gained a wealth of experience in both inbound and outbound M&A and is now equipped with a broad perspective gained from dealing in a wide range of sectors. He is recognized by clients for his supreme professionalism, commercial insight and deal management in addition to his rock-solid legal advice.

His experience working across various jurisdictions and sectors will provide great value to our clients when combined with EY Law’s key strength which is the capability to provide comprehensive solutions by working closely with an unrivalled network of countries and professionals.

I am so pleased with the homegrown development of our Transaction Law practice with the well-deserved promotion of Kohei to the partnership.”

EY will continue to pursue our commitment to provide all our clients with the high-quality services they need at the right times.

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