Members

Katsunari Goto
Attorney at law
Partner CEO
後藤勝也CEO/弁護士
1993passed the bar examination
1994graduated from The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
entered Andersen Consulting (currenty, Accenture)
(Strategic Services Group)
1996entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
1998entered Nagashima Ohno (currenty, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu)
2001established AZX Professionals Group
2001-assumed office as Partner and CEO of AZX Professionals Group
Kenji Hayashi
Attorney at law, Patent Attorney
Partner, COO
林賢治COO/弁護士
1994passed the bar examination
1995graduated from The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
1997entered Aoyama Chuo Law Offices
2001established AZX Professionals Group
2001-assumed office as Partner and COO of AZX Professionals Group
Hiroyuki Yamada
Tax Attorney
Partner, CFO
山田啓之CFO/税理士
1988graduated from Keio University (LL.B.)
1991entered Yanagisawa & Sakomoto CPA offices
1996registered as a Tax Attorney
2001established AZX Professionals Group
2001-assumed office as Partner and CFO of AZX Professionals Group
2007assumed office as board member of COOKPAD Inc.
2010assumed office as auditor for WirelessGate, Inc.
2015-assumed office as auditor for Minnano Wedding Co., Ltd.
Miki Amemiya
Attorney at law
Partner
雨宮美季/弁護士
1997entered Ritsumeikan University Law School by an accelerated class
1999graduated from Ritsumeikan University School of Law(LL.M.)
passed the bar examination
2000entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2001entered a venture company as in-house lawyer
2002entered AZX Professionals Group
2008assumed office as partner of AZX Professionals Group
Yuichiro Masubuchi
Attorney at law
Partner
増渕勇一郎/弁護士
1997graduated from The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
2002passed the bar examination
2003entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2004entered Nagawa - Okamura Law Firm
2009entered AZX Professionals Group
2012assumed office as partner of AZX Professionals Group
Nobuhiro Ikeda
Attorney at law
Partner
池田宣大/弁護士
2002graduated from Keio University(LL.B)
2004passed the bar examination
2005entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2006entered Paul Hastings Law Office
2009entered AZX Professionals Group
2014assumed office as partner of AZX Professionals Group
Takashi Nagao
Attorney at law
Partner
長尾卓/弁護士
2006graduated from Waseda University (LL.B)
2008graduated from Chuo Law School (J.D.)
passed the bar examination
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2010entered AZX Professionals Group
2015assumed office as partner of AZX Professionals Group
Kenichi Hamamoto
Attorney at law
Partner
濱本健一/弁護士
2006graduated from Waseda University (LL.B)
2009graduated from Waseda Law School (J.D.)
passed the bar examination
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2011entered AZX Professionals Group
2017assumed office as partner of AZX Professionals Group
Tomohiro Takahashi
Attorney at law
高橋知洋/弁護士
2004graduated from The University of Tokyo (B.A. in Literature)
entered The Asahi Shimbun Company
2008graduated from The University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics (J.D.)
2009 passed the bar examination
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2011entered Kirin Brewery Company as in-house lawyer
2014entered AZX Professionals Group
Shunsuke Watanabe
Attorney at law
渡部峻輔/弁護士
2007graduated from Rikkyo University (LL.B)
2009graduated from Keio Law School (J.D.)
passed the bar examination
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2011entered Clifford Chance Law Office
2014entered AZX Professionals Group
Gaku Ishida
Attorney at law
石田学 弁護士
2007graduated from Waseda University (LL.B)
2009graduated from Kobe Law School (J.D.)
passed the bar examination
2010entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2012entered Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI) as in-house lawyer
2014entered Tsuyoshi Dai Law Office
2015entered AZX Professionals Group
Minoru Sugawara
Attorney at law
菅原稔/弁護士
2009graduated from Tohoku University (LL.B)
2011graduated from Hitotsubashi University Law School (J.D.)
passed the bar examination
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2013entered AZX Professionals Group
Tatsuya Kotaka
Attorney at law
小鷹龍哉/弁護士
2009graduated from Keio University (LL.B)
2011graduated from Keio Law School (J.D.)
passed the bar examination
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2013entered the Law Firm which deals with company legal affairs
2014entered AZX Professionals Group
Yosuke Takata
Attorney at law
高田陽介/弁護士
2010graduated from Kyoto University (LL.B)
2012graduated from Kyoto University Law School (J.D.)
passed the bar examination
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2013entered Nishimura & Asahi
2016entered AZX Professionals Group
Ken Nakazawa
Attorney at law
中澤賢/弁護士
2012graduated from Keio University(LL.B)
2014graduated from Waseda Law School (J.D.)
passed the bar examination
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2016entered AZX Professionals Group
Kosuke Hirai
Attorney at law
平井宏典/弁護士
2012graduated from Chuo University (LL.B)
2014graduated from Keio Law School (J.D.)
passed the bar examination
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2016entered AZX Professionals Group
Yuki Kakae
Attorney at law
抱優樹/弁護士
2013graduated from Rikkyo University (LL.B)
2015graduated from Chuo Law School (J.D.)
passed the bar examination
entered Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2017entered AZX Professionals Group
Kazuyuki Tachibana
Patent Lawyer
橘和之/弁理士
1991graduated from Kanazawa University (BE)
entered dB-SOFT Inc.
1992entered Kokubun International Patents & Trademarks
1994registered as a patent lawyer
2000established Tachibana International Patent Office
(renamed Itto International Patent office in 2007)
2001entered AZX Professionals Group
Yoshihiko Tsukada
Patent Lawyer
塚田喜彦 弁理士
1993graduated from Tokai University
entered music office
1998entered computer architecture & development company
2011entered Shibaura Institute of Technology( in charge of contract practical business)
2013entered Toranomon Intellectual Property Office
registered as a patent lawyer
2015entered AZX Professionals Group
Yusuke Furuno
Patent Lawyer
古野裕介 弁理士
2003graduated from Kyoto University
entered Daiwa Institute of Research Ltd.
2006entered KUSHIBUCHI&ASSOCIATES
2013registered as a patent lawyer
2017entered AZX Professionals Group
Rika Imase
Tax Attorney
今瀬里佳/税理士
1993graduated from Doshisha University (BEc)
entered major venture capital company
2001entered Arthur Andersen LLP, JAPAN (currenty, KPMG Tax corporation)
registered as a Tax Attorney
2003entered AZX Professionals Group
Kazuhiro Sase
Tax Attorney
佐瀬和宏/税理士
2002graduated from Sophia University (BEc)
2003entered Nakamura Accounting Office
2007entered KPMG Tax corporation
2010entered AZX Professionals Group
2011registered as a Tax Attorney
Akiko Okada
Labor&Social Insurance Consultant
岡田章子/社会保険労務士
1997graduated from Osaka University (BhSc)
entered major gas company
2000registered as a Social Insurance Consultant
2000entered Yodogawa Labor Management Society
2003entered AZX Professionals Group
Yoko Tamura
Labor&Social Insurance Consultant
田村洋子/社会保険労務士
1996 graduated from Doshisha University (LL.B)
entered Kansai Economic Federation
2003registered as a Social Insurance Consultant
2012entered financial institution (HR) located in Tokyo
2015entered Certified Social Insurance and Labor Consultant Office located in Tokyo
2016entered AZX Professionals Group
Rieko Komuro
Labor&Social Insurance Consultant
小室理恵子/社会保険労務士
1994graduated from Chuo University (B.A. in Literature)
1996entered Japan Federation of Labor and Social Security Attorney’s Associations
2010entered entered Certified Social Insurance and Labor Consultant Office located in Tokyo
2012registered as a Social Insurance Consultant
2016entered AZX Professionals Group
Satoshi Yamamoto
Certified Public Accountant
山本/公認会計士
2000graduated from Sophia University(BEc)
2003entered KPMG AZSA LLC.
2004registered as a Certified Public Accountant
established Yamamoto CPA Firm
2005entered PricewaterhouseCoopers Co., Ltd.
2010established STREAM Tax Accountant Corporation
*He is not an internal personnel. He supports AZX mainly for accounting matters.
Jun Hozumi
Certified Public Accountant
寳角淳/公認会計士
2000graduated from Ritsumeikan University(BEc)
2004entered Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC
2007entered Ligaya Partners Inc.
2009registered as a Certified Public Accountant
established Houzumi CPA Firm
2010established STREAM Tax Accountant Corporation
*He is not an internal personnel. He supports AZX mainly for accounting matters.
Takashi Wada
Certified Public Accountant
1990graduated from Keio University (BEc)
1992assumed Bookkeeping instructor for O-Hara bookkeeping school
registered as a Junior Certified Public Accountant
1993entered Chuo audit corporation
1996registered as a Certified Public Accountant
2000entered major securities company
2003established Wada Certified Public Accountant Office
participated in AZX Professionals Group
*He is not an internal personnel. He supports AZX mainly for IPO related matters.
Keigo Ogura
Certified Public Accountant
1994graduated from Waseda University (LL.B.)
1996entered KPMG Century Corporation
registered as a Junior Certified Public Accountant
1999registered as a Certified Public Accountant
2000established Ogura Certified Public Accountant Office
2001participated in AZX Professionals Group
*He is not an internal personnel. He supports AZX mainly for accounting matters.
Junichi Takagi
Chief of Administration Department
2017 entered AZX Professionals Group
Naomi Chikyu General Clerk
2001 entered AZX Professionals Group
Hiroaki Irie Legal Clerk
2002 entered AZX Professionals Group
Midori Nakayama General Clerk
2002 entered AZX Professionals Group
Aya Kabuki Legal Clerk
2002 entered AZX Professionals Group
Yuka Ihara Accounting Clerk
2005 entered AZX Professionals Group
Kano Tomita Patent Clerk
2006 entered AZX Professionals Group
Yoko Mizuno General Clerk
2006 entered AZX Professionals Group
Rumi Kawasaki Patent Clerk
2007 entered AZX Professionals Group
Motohiro Ito Accounting Clerk
2011 entered AZX Professionals Group
Toru Aizawa Legal Clerk
2011 entered AZX Professionals Group
Nobuaki Kantake Accounting Clerk
2013 entered AZX Professionals Group
Misato Yasui General Clerk
2015 entered AZX Professionals Group
Shohei Yokoyama Legal Clerk
2015 entered AZX Professionals Group
Miki Ishida General Clerk
2016 entered AZX Professionals Group
Yoshifumi Taya Legal Clerk
2016 entered AZX Professionals Group
Tomoki Ito Legal Clerk
2017 entered AZX Professionals Group
Ryoya Tamaru Legal Clerk
2017 entered AZX Professionals Group
Haruka Uno General Clerk
2017 entered AZX Professionals Group
Mami Muraoka Patent Clerk
2017 entered AZX Professionals Group
Masanori Hidaka Legal Clerk
2017 entered AZX Professionals Group
John Y. Sasaki
Foreign-licensed lawyer in Japan
1991graduated from University of California (J.D.)
licensed as a member of the State Bar of California
entered Whitman & Ransom in Los Angeles (currenty,Holland & Knight)
1994entered Komatsu & Koma Law Offices (Baker & McKenzie Gaikokuho Joint Enterprise)
1995entered Anderson Mouri (Anderson Mouri & Tomotsune )
1997entered Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (WSGR) in Palo Alto, California
2002assumed office as partner of Morgan Lewis in Tokyo
licensed as a foreign-licensed lawyer in Japan (gaikokuho-jimu-bengoshi)
2006established JSV Foreign Law Office
*AZX has business affiliation with JSV Foreign Law Office which is qualified for laws of California, U.S.A.
*Please send an e-mail to info@jsvlaw.com to contact Attorney John Yosuke Sasaki for matters which are not related to AZX.