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Masahisa Ikeda is the Asia Regional Managing Partner and a partner in the Capital Markets practice.

Masahisa advises global corporations regarding cross-border acquisitions, financings and disputes. He has extensive experience representing Japanese companies, financial advisors and underwriters in mergers and acquisitions and capital markets transactions. He has also provided corporate governance-related advice to numerous industrial and financial clients in Japan. He also represents numerous Japanese corporations on various government investigations and regulatory matters, including investigations relating to securities law, antitrust law and FCPA, before the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the European Commission. Masahisa speaks frequently on numerous international business issues and legal issues.