Name: Satoru Hasumoto
Firm Name: Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
Jurisdiction: Japan
Practice Area: Real Estate Law

Telephone: +81-3-6266-8720
Fax: +81-3-6266-8620

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Professional Biography:

Leaders in Law endorses Satoru Hasumoto as our exclusively recommended Real Estate Law expert in Japan. If you wish to get in touch with Satoru please use the contact information provided above.

Satoru has considerable experience in a wide range of real estate work. He advises corporates, investors and financial institutions on all aspects of real estate transactions, including acquisition, disposals, development, planning, leasing and financing. His practice also includes advising multinational companies on their outbound and inbound investments from and to Japan. These includes data centre facilities, hotels, logistic facilities, offices, residentials and other types of real properties. His extensive practice also covers structured finance, leveraged buyout finance and project finance.


  • Keio University (LL.B., 2007)
  • seconded to the IB Products Group of Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd. (2013-2014)
  • The University of Pennsylvania Law School (LL.M., Wharton Business and Law Certificate, 2015)
  • with Slaughter and May, London (2015-2016)

Bar Admissions

Admitted in Japan, 2008
Daini Tokyo Bar Association

Firm Overview:

Mori Hamada & Matsumoto is a full service law firm that has served clients with distinction since its establishment, in December 2002, by the merger of Mori Sogo and Hamada & Matsumoto. Even as business conditions have rapidly shifted both within Japan and internationally, the firm’s goal has been to grow with our clients through tireless effort and constant innovation.

Led by top-rated lawyers across a wide array of practice areas, our large team of legal professionals and support staff offer the firm their experience, expertise and hard work to bring our clients the best results in every matter we handle. Our team strives to build new frameworks to tackle cutting-edge problems, to break down barriers on tough cases, and to find a common resolution in matters with many conflicting interests.

Based on this solid foundation of experience, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto also contributes significantly to the constant evolution and improvement of the Japanese legal system, and to the creation of a legal infrastructure that will enable our clients to excel.