Yasutaka Tokuda is an associate at Mori Hamada & Matsumoto. His practice primarily focuses on transactional work, with emphasis on private equity transactions, public and private M&As, and joint ventures. He also advises on regulatory and transactional matters in the drug, medical device and life science industries. He previously worked at the Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc, where he engaged in monitoring and instructing listed companies. He graduated from the University of Tokyo (LLB) in 2007, the University of Tokyo Law School (JD) in 2010, and Cornell Law School (LLM) in 2018. He is admitted to practise law in both Japan and New York.