Akira Obuchi Akira Obuchi

Akira Obuchi

Associate (Foreign Qualified Lawyer) London

T: +44 20 78148 091

Akira is an Associate (Foreign Qualified) in the Assets and Structured Finance group, based in London.

Akira is a licensed Japanese lawyer (Bengoshi) and focusses primarily on asset finance transactions with a particular focus on shipping and aviation sectors.

Prior to joining WFW, Akira worked in a leading Japanese law firm for 8 years, including secondment to the London office of a US law firm, where he had a broad range of experience in energy, finance and real estate transactions.

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  1. 2021 · King’s College London, LL.M. in International Business Law
  2. 2013 · Kyoto University, Graduate School of Law, J.D.
  3. 2011 · Kyoto University, Faculty of Law

memberships and associations

  1. Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association