Tomoaki Ikenaga

Proact Law Office - Japan




Notable practitioner

Japanese(first language)

Bar admissions:

New York



Practice areas:

Capital markets : Structured finance and securitisation

Mr. Ikenaga has been familiar with the fields of regulatory issues relating to banks, securities firms, insurance companies, asset management companies and a rating agencies, FSA/SESC inspection, finance, derivatives, securitization, and compliance matters. Mr. Ikenaga also represents financial institutions in securities litigations and acts as ADR mediator at Financial Instruments Mediation Assistance Center. 

Mr. Ikenaga also has abundant practical experiences in listed company's issues relating to corporate law, governance, internal control, shareholders' meetings, board of directors meetings, supervisory board meetings, disclosure issues, ESOP and other incentive plans, M&A, compliance, crisis management and other general corporate matters. In particular, Mr. Ikenaga has a wealth of experience in advising many automobile suppliers in establishing manufacturing subsidiaries and R&D facilities, establishing/dissolving joint ventures, technical alliance agreements, M&A, labor issues, immigration, environmental issues, etc., which he obtained during his 12 years stay in the USA.

  • Banking
  • Financial services regulatory
  • M&A

  • Automotive
  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare

  • Japan
  • New York
  • Michigan

  • Daini Tokyo Bar Association

  • Waseda University (LL.B.) (1977)
  • Cornell Law School (LL.M.)   (1988)