Corporate Insolvency, Reorganization, and Liquidation

Atsumi & Sakai has a strong track record of advising both international and domestic debtors, creditors, and sponsors, assisting companies from across all business sectors on all aspects of insolvency, turnaround, and restructuring issues. Our team includes lawyers with experience in acting as court-appointed administrative receivers, bankruptcy trustees and civil rehabilitation supervisors.


Atsumi & Sakai regularly advises clients ranging from banks and financial institutions to manufacturers and construction companies, as well as real estate investors, on various insolvency-related matters, including:

  • Corporate reorganization
  • Civil rehabilitation
  • Special conciliation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Voluntary liquidation
  • Corporate restructuring ADR
  • M&A due diligence

When advising foreign clients, our firm can field a team of expert Japanese lawyers and foreign lawyers who have relevant experience and bi-cultural sensitivity. Our team can do business and draft documents in Japanese, English, German, Mandarin, Hindi, Korean, and Marathi, and provides services around the clock through our global affiliated offices.



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