Mitsutoshi Uchida

Mitsutoshi Uchida


University of Tokyo (B.L.W., 1999)
Stanford Law School (LL.M., 2006)

Bar Admissions

New York

Mitsutoshi is a partner of our registered associate offices of Ito & Mitomi. He represents Japanese and non-Japanese clients in corporate transactions, including:

  • Debt and equity capital markets transactions
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Financing transactions

He regularly advises financial institutions and investment companies on Japanese regulatory matters.

Mitsutoshi is a bengoshi registered in Japan and graduated from the Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan in 2000.

Astellas Pharma Inc.
Represented Astellas Pharma in its sale of 16 off-patent brand-name drugs for approximately $180 million (¥20.1 billion) to LTL Pharma Co., Ltd., a company founded by investment fund Unison Capital.

Aetos Capital Real Estate
Represented Aetos Capital Real Estate in its sale of Simplex Investment Advisors, a Japanese real estate asset management firm, to Hulic Co., Ltd. for approximately $1.3 billion.

Sekisui House Residential Investment Corporation
Represented Sekisui House Residential Investment in its approximately $2.3 billion merger with Sekisui House Reit, Inc., both public J-REITs sponsored by Sekisui House Ltd.

Charoen Pokphand Group (CPG)
Represented CPG, a Thailand-based diversified conglomerate in Asia, in its $1.8 billion cross-investment and strategic alliance with ITOCHU Corporation.

NEXON Co., Ltd.
Represented NEXON in its ¥98 billion global IPO, serving as issuer’s counsel.

Kenedix Retail REIT Corporation
Represented Kenedix Retail REIT in its ¥72 billion global IPO and follow-on global equity offerings, serving as underwriters’ counsel.

Japan Retail Fund Investment Corporation
Represented Japan Retail Fund Investment in multiple follow-on global equity offerings, serving as underwriters’ counsel.

Olympus Corporation
Represented Olympus in its ¥118 billion global equity offering, serving as underwriters’ counsel.

Shinsei Bank, Limited
Represented Shinsei Bank in its ¥75 billion global equity offering, serving as underwriters’ counsel.

Mr. Uchida is recognized in Chambers Asia Pacific 2019, and is recommended in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2019, for his Capital Markets (Japan) expertise.

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