Jurisdiction - Japan
Orrick Promotes 16 To Partnership.

10 February, 2015


Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP (Orrick) announced the admission of 16 lawyers to the partnership, effective January 1, 2015.


“We are delighted to welcome this talented and diverse group to our partnership,” said Chairman Mitch Zuklie.  “Each of our new partners has established a reputation for contributing in distinctive ways to our clients’ business success.  As a whole, the group reflects our focus on delivering transactional and litigation advice to the tech, energy & infrastructure and finance sectors globally.”


Orrick’s new partners include eight corporate partners, who focus on technology companies, mergers & acquisitions (M&A) and private equity; six litigators, including intellectual property litigators; and two finance lawyers.  The new partners are based in five United States (US) offices, as well as China, Japan, France, Germany and Italy.


The firm’s new partners in Asia include:


Connie Cheung
M&A and Private Equity
Hong Kong

Connie focuses on private equity, venture capital investments and M&A in the Greater China region and internationally.  


Shinsuke Yakura 
Commercial Litigation 

Shinsuke has experience in a wide range of commercial disputes involving IP, antitrust and product liability for both domestic and international companies.  He also has extensive experience in compliance investigation on cartel and FCPA/UKBA.


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