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Hiromitsu Miyakawa
Partner

Partner-in-Charge Tokyo

Contact

(T) +81.3.6800.1828
(F) +81.3.5401.2725

Education

  • University of Virginia (LL.M. 2002); The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (1996); Keio University (LL.B. 1992)

Bar Admissions

  • Japan (Daini Tokyo Bar Association) and New York

Hiromitsu Miyakawa has more than 20 years of experience in antitrust and competition matters and has served as defense counsel in major cartel prosecutions by the Fair Trade Commission of Japan (JFTC). His practice covers government investigations, mergers and acquisitions, litigation, and other counseling and compliance advice. He also focuses on FCPA compliance issues and helps companies to establish, enhance, and maintain effective compliance programs. He is Partner-in-Charge of the Firm's Tokyo Office.

In addition, Hiromitsu has spoken and served as a member of study groups at Japanese governmental organizations, including the JFT; the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI); and the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT). He also has been serving as a nongovernmental advisor (NGA) for the International Competition Network (ICN).

Before joining Jones Day in 2006, Hiromitsu worked for 10 years with one of the leading law firms in Japanese antitrust law.


Honors & Distinctions

  • Chambers Asia-Pacific (antitrust, 2012-2018)

    The Best Lawyers in Japan (2009-2018)

    The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (antitrust and competition, 2016-2018)

Languages

English, Japanese
Hiromitsu Miyakawa