Mori Hamada & Matsumoto (MHM) is one of the largest full service Tokyo headquartered international law firms. MHM has over 480 lawyers and 480 support staff (including patent attorneys, licensed tax accountants, judicial scriveners, legal assistants and translators). The firm’s senior lawyers include a number of highly respected practitioners and leaders from the Japanese and international legal community, including prominent law professors from the University of Tokyo and a former Prosecutor-General from the Public Prosecutors Office. MHM also has experienced lawyers qualified in the US, England and Wales, the People’s Republic of China, the Philippines, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
MHM is highly recognised by both clients and legal professionals in the following practice areas: mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, finance, international capital markets (including JREITS), asset management, loans and securitizations, private equity, infrastructure/energy, PFI/PPP, insolvency/restructuring, intellectual property, antitrust and competition. Other core practice areas include tax and labor law.
MHM has a strong presence in Asia with offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore, Bangkok, Yangon and an MHM “Jakarta Desk” in AKSET Law offices. The leading law firm in Thailand, Chandler & Thong-ek Law Offices Limited integrated its operations with our Bangkok office on 1 January 2017 under the name Chandler MHM Limited. MHM also has domestic offices in Fukuoka, Osaka and Nagoya.