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   Tsuyoshi Yamada
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Tsuyoshi Yamada

Admission to the Bar:
Niigata Bar Association (2004-2010)
Tokyo Bar Association (2010-)

Academic:
Niigata University, Faculty of Law (LLB): 1989
Niigata University, Graduate school of Law (LLM): 1993
Hitotsubashi University Graduate school of Doctor Course (finished): 1996
Columbia Law School Visiting Scholar: 2000-2001
Aoyama Gakuin University, Law Degree of Doctor of Philosophy/ JSD: 2011

Business Career:
Daishi Bank Officer: 1989-1991
Associate Professor, Niigata University Law Faculty: 1996-2010
The University of Alberta, Law faculty, Canada: Visiting Professor in Japanese Law: 1998
Niigata District Court, Mediator: 2004-2010
Niigata Prefecture, Deliberative Council on PFI: 2008-
Top Culture Ltd. outside Auditor: 2008-
Tsutaya Stationery Network Ltd., outside Auditor: 2011-

Academic Achievements (Extracts):
Financial Deregulation and Legal System for the Consumer Protection” (book) Chuokeizaisha (Aoyama Gakuin University Ph.D. Dissertation) ISBN 978-4-502-96170-0: 2009
‘Accountability and the principal of Suitability‘ (co-author) Securities Regulation Law Research Committee edited “Contemporary Issues on the Securities Regulations Law” (JSRI Press)p.236. ISBN 978-4-89032-041-7: 2010
‘The Daiwabank Case filed on 2000.9.20 by Osaka District Court and its Impact against Japanese Society’ “Columbia Asian Law Review” vol.15 Spring 2002 p.193-218.: 2002
And more than 5 books, 40 articles, 5 translations, 15 notes could be seen.

Major Practice Area:
Corporation (such as Managements, Proxy Fights, Directors’ Responsibility etc.), Civil Rehabilitation Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Collecting Bills, Trade Marks, & Civil Matters (such as Inheritance, Divorce, Traffic Accidents etc.)