Visiting Foreign Attorney Profile

Akihiro Iwamoto

Akihiro Iwamoto is a visiting foreign attorney for Shatz Law Group.

Prior to coming to the U.S. to obtain his LL.M. degree in 2018, Mr. Iwamoto was working with Marunouchi Sogo Law Office in Tokyo since 2007. Mr. Iwamoto provided advice on corporate law, commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, employment law and dispute resolutions. In addition, Mr. Iwamoto has served as an in-house counsel in Tokyo Metropolitan Government and represented the government in over administrative litigations such as city planning, taxation and taxpayer’s lawsuits (2012-2015).

Bar/ Court Admissions
  • Japan (Inactive)
Education:
  • University of Washington School of Law, LL.M. (2019)
  • The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (2007)
  • The University of Tokyo, LL.B. (2006)
Languages:
  • Japanese