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Isomi SUZUKI

Born

April, 1950

Major Areas of Practice

Corporation, Mergers and Acquisitions, Insolvency, Reorganization and Workouts, International Commercial Transactions, Mediation and Arbitration for International and Domestic Dispute Resolution

Personal History

1973
Hitotsubashi University (LL.B.)
1975
Admitted to Practice in Japan
1978
University of California, Berkeley (LL.M.) (Fulbright Fellowship)
1981
Admitted to Practice in New York
1998-2005
Commissioner, United Nations Security Council Compensation Commission
2002-2005
Chair, Committee of the Resolution and Collection Corporation on Review of Reorganization and Rehabilitation of Debtors
2005-2008
Executive General Counsel of the Resolution and Collection Corporation
2003-2005
Chair, Committee on E-commerce and Private International Law, Fair Trade Center
2005-2009
President, Committee on International Human Rights, Japan Federation of Bar Associations
2003-2012
Chair, Committee on Enactment of Laws concerning Private International Law and International Jurisdiction, Japan Federation of Bar Associations
2005 -
Statutory Auditor, Nippon Soda Co., Ltd.
2008 -
Member of the Board of Directors, the Japan Chapter of the Asian Society of International Law
2008-2011
Vice President, Representative of Japan, the Law Association for Asia and the Pacific (LAWASIA)
2008 -
Executive Director, Vice President, the Friends of LAWASIA for Association in Japan
2011 -
Executive Commissioner, Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution regarding the Fukushima Nuclear Accident, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
2013 -
President, LAWASIA
2014 -
Chair, Committee of Japan Federation of Bar Associations on International Trade and Investment Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution
2014 -
Panel of Arbitrators, designated by the Government of Japan, the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID)
2015 -
Director, Japan Association of Arbitrators

Professional Associations

Daini Tokyo Bar Association
Japan Federation of Bar Associations
Japan Private International Law Association
Japanese Society of International Law
The Law Association for Asia and the Pacific
Asian Society of International Law
Japan Association of Arbitrators

Languages

Japanese, English

Major Publications (Japanese)

gNew Legislation on the International Jurisdiction of Japanese Courts - The Practitioners' Perspectiveh (Co-Author, NBL 2012)
gCorporate Reorganization - The Role played by Regional Financial Institutions in light of the cases dealt with by the Resolution and Collection Corporationh (Co-Author, Gyosei, 2012)
gCompensation for Violation of Fair and Equitable Treatment Obligation - Business Loss and Mental Damagesh (JCA Journal, 2011)
gApproach to Human Rights Matters in the Asia Pacific Regionh(Liberty and Justice, 2011)
gGrowth of Asian Business and the Design of the Regional Mediation and Arbitration Centerh (NBL, 2010)
gConfidential Obligations Standards in Investment Treaty Arbitrationh(JCA Journal, 2010)
gExploitation by the Intervention of Domestic Courts in ICC Arbitration Awardsh (JCA Journal, 2010)
gFacilitating the Emergence of Failed Corporations by Restructuring and Access to Business with Financial Institutionsh(Journal of Financial Institutions, 2009)
gStudy of RCC Cases on Workouts of Failed Corporationsh(Co-Author, Financial Journal, 2008)
gCollaboration between the RCC and Regional Financial Institutions in Workouts of Failed Corporationsh(Financial Journal, 2008)
gCorporate Social Responsibility Standardsh(Co-Author, Shoji-Homu, 2003)
gCorporate Rehabilitation under the RCC Approachh(Co-Author, Financial Journal, 2003)
gYou Can't Take Notes!h (Co-Author, Yuhikaku, 1992)
gParker Joedel Report on Criminal Justice in Japanh(Co-Translator, Horitsujiho, 1989)
gCommentary on Arbitration Lawh(Co-Author, Seirin Shoten, 1989)
gLitigation in the United States of the JAL Airplane Crashh (Hogaku Seminaor, 1987)
gLaw and Practice of Investment and Business Transaction in United Statesh(Co-Author, Toyo Keizai, 1981)
gApplication of Japanese Law under Article 7, Paragraph 1 of Horei (the Code of Private International Law)h(Jurist, 1982)
gArticle 403 of Civil Code and Foreign Monetary Obligationh (Jurist, 1976)