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The man who's done it all: an interview with Dr Shinjiro Takagi

By Kyriaki Karadelis

01 August 2016

The man who's done it all: an interview with Dr Shinjiro Takagi Dr Shinjiro Takagi Morgan Lewis

Widely regarded as the father of Japan’s modern insolvency and restructuring laws, Dr Shinjiro Takagi has been a lawyer, a judge, an academic and an adviser to a multimillion-pound corporation. Now, at 80, he’s jetting off to pursue fresh professional interests with the law firm Morgan Lewis – outside of Japan.