Takaaki Ashimoto / Partner

Education:

9/1976 – 4/1977

  • George Washington University National Law Center
  • Georgetown University Law Center
  • Consortium Independent Researcher

9/1975 – 8/1976

  • George Washington University National Law Center M.C.L. in American Practice

4/1971 – 4/1973

  • The Supreme Court of Japan Legal Research and Training Institute, Tokyo

4/1968 – 3/1971

  • Tokyo Metropolitan University Research Center for Social Sciences

4/1964 – 3/1968

  • Chuo University Bachelor of Law

Legal Experience:

3/2012 – present

  • Visiting Professor of Hiroshima University

4/1984 – present

  • Partner in Ashimoto Kogyo Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan

2/1981 – 3/1984

  • Partner in law firms in Tokyo, Japan, specializing in international commercial and financial transactions

9/1977 – 1/1981

  • Associate with Mudge Rose Guthrie & Alexander, New York, New York, and De Bant, Van-Hecke, Van Gerven, Lagae & Van Bael, Brussels, Belgium

4/1973 – 7/1975

  • Associate with Kikuchi Law and Patent Office, Tokyo, Japan

Bar Admissions:

Japan: The Japan Bar and the Second Tokyo Bar, 1973

Washington, D.C.: The Washington, D.C. Bar, 1978; the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, 1978; and the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, 1978.

New York: The New York Bar, 1979; and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

United States

Customs Court: The Bar of the United States Customs Court, 1978; and the United States Court of Customs and Patent Appeals, 1979.