Tomoko Fuminaga, a licensed Japanese lawyer (bengoshi) partner, provides advice concerning financial regulatory and general corporate matters. With respect to fund matters, she counsels clients on structuring and distributing investment funds for Japanese investors, registering their Japan presence in Japan as financial instruments business operators, compliance, inspection preparation, and support and crisis management. In addition, she provides advice concerning market regulations, corporate governance, and shareholder proposals. She also counsels on establishing, licensing, and operating businesses for Japanese/foreign financial institutions not related to funds.
Additionally, Tomoko represents financial institutions and other clients on cross-border mergers and acquisitions transactions and provides legal services in connection with corporate and anti-monopoly law matters.
Tomoko began her practice as a licensed Japanese lawyer (Bengoshi) after working several years for a major Japanese bank. She is a bengoshi partner at the Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Law Offices/Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP (Foreign Law Joint Enterprise) in Japan.
New York University, 2006, LL.M.
Waseda University, 1988, LL.B.
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Best ETF Law Firm, ETF Express US Awards (2021, 2022)