Yuki Tsuda

Yuki Tsuda

Yuki joined Assegaf Hamzah & Partners in February 2013, having earlier served with one of Japan’s largest law firms, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu, for more than eight years as a corporate associate in the M&A team, where he was involved in a long list of Japanese domestic and cross-border M&A transactions and other general corporate matters. During his time with NO&T, he was seconded to another top-flight Jakarta law firm for one year.

Through his participation in a wide range of matters in Indonesia involving Japanese clients, he has gained extensive knowledge and experience of Indonesian law and practice in relation to mergers & acquisition, joint ventures, foreign direct investment, distribution, franchising, employment, dispute resolution, real estate, infrastructure and construction, intellectual property, finance, financial regulatory, insolvency, anticorruption, competition, and other general corporate and compliance issues.

With his unique position of having a deep knowledge and experience of both Japanese and Indonesian law and practice, combined with incisive analysis of legal and business issues, and spirit of dedication to clients, he has obtained the trust of a significant number of clients in various business sectors.  

Yuki has had a number of his writings published, including:
•    “Indonesian Criminal Procedure”, published in Indomarco, March, 2011
•    “Guidebook for Legal System of Emerging Countries (Indonesia)”, published by Association of Corporate Legal Departments (Keiei Hoyukai)
•    “Foreign Direct Investment Regulation in Indonesia”, published in Journal of the Japanese Institution of International Business Law (Kokusai Shoji Homu), November, 2014

Among the seminars Yuki has attended in recent years are:
•    “Investment in Infrastructure in Indonesia”, held by Financial Management Forums, Inc., September, 2012 (Tokyo)
•    “M&A and Bribery in Indonesia”, held by LexisNexis Japan, June 2013 (Tokyo)
•    “M&A and Bribery in Indonesia”, held by Sompo Japan Insurance Inc., May 2014 (Tokyo, Osaka)
•    “M&A in ASEAN”, held by JETRO, September 2014 (Singapore)
•    “Negative List and Liaise with Japanese Headquarter to Enhance Compliance”, held by JETRO, March 2015 (Tokyo, Osaka)