Aoi Inoue is a partner at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune specialising in international arbitration and litigation. He represents Japanese and foreign companies in a wide range of business disputes, including sales of goods; joint venture; distributorship; licensing; franchising; complex financial products; labour and employment; product liability; and construction. He has acted as counsel in a number of international arbitrations under various rules including the ICC, SIAC, HKIAC, JCAA and UNCITRAL. He serves as a vice-chair of the Dispute Resolution and Arbitration Committee of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA). He teaches international arbitration at Keio University Law School as an adjunct lecturer. He has been recognised as a leading arbitration lawyer in Who’s Who Legal (2018, published by Law Business Research).
Mr Inoue received his LLB from the University of Tokyo, and holds an LLM from Columbia Law School. He is admitted to practise in Japan and New York. He worked for the New York law firm Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP as a visiting attorney (2010-2011) before he resumed his position at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune.