Shinichiro Kitamura is a partner in the Tokyo Banking & Finance group. He has over 15 years of experience practising law in Japan. He has also spent time on secondment to global financial institutions in London and Tokyo. Mr. Kitamura’s practice focuses on the areas of acquisition finance, project finance, PFI, real estate finance, ship finance, other asset finance receivables and other securitization matters. His practice also covers syndicated loans, lease transactions, derivatives and other financial transactions, regulations and real estate transactions.