Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners


Kishimoto Building, 2-2-1 Marunouchi
Tokyo 100-0005

+ 81-3-5224-5566

+ 81-3-5224-5565

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Managing Partner: Shiro Kuniya
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Number of lawyers: 150+
Offices in Japan: Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya
Overseas office: Shanghai
Languages : English, Japanese, and Chinese

Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners (“Oh-Ebashi”) is a full service law firm with over 150 attorneys, and with its main offices in Tokyo and Osaka. It was originally established in Osaka in 1981, and now has an equivalently- sized operation in Tokyo. Oh-Ebashi was the first Japanese law firm to open an office in China. Together with its Nagoya Office, Oh-Ebashi currently has offices in four locations. Oh-Ebashi has been providing its clients with the best legal advice and solutions for decades, and is committed to consistently exceed the clients’ expectations and be their ideal legal partner.

  • Corporate and M&A
  • Dispute resolution
  • Intellectual property
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Labour and employment
  • Competition/antitrust
  • Banking and finance
  • Tax
  • Capital markets
  • Investment funds
  • Private equity

  • Advised Shionogi & Co., Ltd. in relation to its acquisition of Tetra Therapeutics Inc., a US-based company.
  • Lead advisor to the special committee of Sony Financial Holdings Inc.(SFH), in relation to the full buyout of SFH by Sony Corp.
  • Represented Seagate Technology Holdings plc in relation to its acquisition of Toshiba Memory Corporation.
  • Advised CTBC Financial Holding Company Ltd. in relation to its acquisition of Tokyo Star Bank (this matter was the first-ever acquisition of a Japanese local commercial bank by a non-Japanese commercial bank).

  • Pharmaceuticals and life sciences
  • Media and entertainment
  • Infrastructure
  • Real estate

Osaka Office
Nakanoshima Festival Tower 27F
2-3-18 Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0005, Japan
Tel: 81-6-6208-1500 Fax: 81-6-6226-3055

Nagoya Office
Nagoya Crosscourt Tower 16F
4-4-10 Meieki, Nakamura-ku, Nagoya 450-0002, Japan
Tel: 81-52-563-7800 
Fax: 81-52-561-2100

Shanghai Office
Hang Seng Bank Tower 13F
1000 Lujiazui Ring Road, Pudong New Area, Shanghai 200120, China
Tel: 86-21-6841-1699 
Fax: 86-21-6841-1659