Toshiro Mochizuki is a partner in the Corporate Group.

Toshiro’s practice comprises capital markets as well as general corporate matters, with a particular focus on advising issuers and underwriters on global offerings, SEC registrations and other securities law issues, including those relating to business combinations. Prior to joining Shearman & Sterling, he was an in-house counsel for six years at a leading international investment bank in Tokyo, where he covered primarily capital markets transactions, cross-border M&A financial advisory engagements and compliance matters. Toshiro began his career at another U.S. law firm, where he spent eight years at its Tokyo and New York offices handling both issuer-side and underwriter-side assignments for debt and equity offerings by Japanese and U.S. issuers. Toshiro also has experience representing clients on U.S. anti-corruption, economic sanctions, antitrust and other compliance matters.