- M&A - Corporate law
Airi is an associate in the M&A / Corporate Law Department. She is also a member of the Japan Desk at the Paris office.
Airi is an attorney admitted to the Paris and New York Bar, and was previously admitted to the Tokyo Bar.
Airi works on mergers & acquisitions, and regularly provides advice to foreign investors in France, notably to Japanese companies. Airi brings to the firm over ten years of international business law experience. Airi previously worked in the legal department of the International Energy Agency (an agency of the OECD) in Paris, and before that, as an associate at Amercian law firms (notably McGuireWoods LLP) in New York for five years, specializing on mergers and acquisitions and financial transactions. She started her career as an associate at a law firm in Tokyo where she gained broad general corporate law experience for five years.
Airi obtained an LL.M. in Corporate Law from New York University School of law, an LL.B. from Keio University, and a diploma from the Legal Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan.