Total number of professionals: 484
Number of partners: 117
Principal office: Tokyo
Other offices in Japan: Osaka, Nagoya, Fukuoka
Overseas offices: Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore, Bangkok, Yangon
Mori Hamada & Matsumoto (MHM) is one of the largest full service Tokyo headquartered international law firms. The firm has over 480 lawyers and the firms senior lawyers include a number of number of highly respected practitioners and leaders from the Japanese and international legal community, including prominent law professors from the University of Tokyo and a former Prosecutor-General from the Public Prosecutors Office.
MHM has expanded domestically by opening offices in Fukuoka, Osaka and Nagoya and has a strong presence in Asia with offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore, Bangkok, Yangon, including an upcoming office in Ho Chi Minh City, which is scheduled to open in 2018. The leading law firm in Thailand, Chandler & Thong-ek Law Offices Limited integrated its operations with our Bangkok office on 1 January 2017 under the name Chandler MHM Limited. MHM practices Japanese, Thai and Myanmar law.
A significant proportion of the firm’s work is international in nature, representing clients in cross border transactions, domestic and international capital market transactions, litigation and international arbitration. MHM and its lawyers have been ranked highly by Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, IFLR 1000 and Asialaw Profiles. The firm was ranked 10th in the list of “Most Innovative Law Firms (Asia Pacific)” for the fifth year in a row by the Financial Times Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers Report 2018.
Key practice areas
Antitrust and competition; asset management; dispute resolution; finance; insolvency/restructuring; intellectual property; international capital markets (including JREITS); joint ventures; labour; loans and securitizations; mergers and acquisitions; private equity; tax.
16/F Marunouchi Park Building
2-6-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo – 100 8222
T: +81 3 6212 8330
Mori Hamada & Matsumoto (Singapore) LLP
1 Raffles Quay
#23-03 One Raffles Quay
Singapore – 048583
Contact: Takeshi (Matt) Komatsu
Chandler MHM Limited
7-9/F, 12/F, 16/F
20 North Sathorn Road
Bangkok – 10500