Private Equity & Fund

We advise private equity funds on transaction structuring, contract and filing document drafting, and negotiations throughout the process including fund formation, corporate acquisitions and investment, post-investment operation of target companies and exit from investment

With profound expertise and experience in domestic or international private equity fund transactions, we advise clients on a wide range of  matters based on their investment strategy, including:

  • Fund formation (in Japan and overseas, public or private, including hedge funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds) and specialised services with respect to Qualified Institutional Investors
  • Advice on the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act as well as other applicable domestic and foreign laws and regulations
  • Mergers and acquisitions as well as investment (LBO, MBO, acquisition of stocks, convertible corporate bonds, etc.)
  • Design and structuring of takeover bid (TOB), drafting of TOB reservation agreements, preparation and submission of TOB filing documents and other necessary documents
  • Regulatory and compliance matters
  • Exit strategies (including IPO and corporate mergers and acquisitions)