Hidehiko Suzuki

Hidehiko Suzuki

Partner

Mr. Hidehiko Suzuki specializes in corporate legal affairs, such as bank transactions, finance transactions (ECA finance, aircraft/ship and other asset finance, project finance, etc.), insurance (insurance business law, insurance law, reinsurance contracts, etc.), patent rights and other intellectual property rights (such as litigation and dispute resolution). In the area of asset finance, he continued to receive “Tier 1” ratings until 2018 from rating agencies such as Chambers and Legal 500.

Profession

Attorney at Law

Admissions

Japan (1989)

Membership

Dai-ni Tokyo Bar Association

Professional Experience

2019 – present

Sonderhoff & Einsel, Law and Patent Office

2002 – 2019

Clifford Chance

1989 – 2002

Nakagawa Godo Law Office

2006 – 2009

Supreme Court, Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan, Professor (Civil Procedures)

1993 – 1996

Supreme Court, Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan,  Assistant Professor (Civil Procedures)

Education

1985-1987

Waseda University Graduate School of Law (Doctoral course)

1985

Waseda University Graduate School of Law (Master)

1982

Waseda University School of Law

Publications

“Theory and practice of aircraft finance” Kinzai The Financial Law Journal; Nos. 1994 – 1996

Lectures

“Problems of repossession in aircraft finance” (October 31, 2018, Seminar)

“Aircraft finance practice” (December 6, 2017, Seminar)

Languages

Japanese, English