Hideaki Kurauchi is a partner in TMI Associates’ real estate and finance team. Mr. Kurauchi has extensive experience in a wide array of real estate and finance transactions, with focus on real estate M&A, structured finance, global incentive trust plan, LBOs, asset management as well as other banking products.
As a former financial inspector at the Japanese Financial Services Authority and a compliance officer of a listed REIT, he also has significant experience in financial services regulatory and compliance matters as well as REIT-related legal areas. He has years of experience in advising real estate developers, investment and commercial banks, and asset management firms on related regulatory issues, as well as on structuring, documenting and negotiating finance transactions.
Mr. Kurauchi obtained his J.D. from Hitotsubashi University and LL.M. from the University of California, Berkeley. He passed the Japanese Bar Exam with an individual ranking of 3 among 6,261 examinees. He also has served as adjunct lecturer at University of Tsukuba from 2017.
Mr. Kurauchi is admitted to practice law in Japan as well as the State of New York.