Shinpei Asano

Akasaka Office
Admitted in Japan

Shinpei Asano specializes in corporate matters such as the establishment of companies, equity finance, M&A, compliance financial regulation, and the preparation and review of all kinds of commercial agreements. He is currently involved in matters related to Web3 (including crypto assets, NFT, blockchain game, DeFi, etc.), IEO, funds, metaverse, and other tech-related products.

He received a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) degree from Keio University in 2011 and earned a juris doctor degree from Hitotsubashi University Law School in 2013. He is admitted to the bar in Japan.

Practice Areas

General Corporate, Corporate Governance, M&A, Blockchain, Funds, Web3



03/2013 Hitotsubashi University Law School
03/2011 Keio University, Faculty of Law, Deportment of Law
12/2019- So & Sato Law Office -Akasaka
12/2013 - 12/2019 Nihon Unisys, Ltd.(present: BIPROGY Inc.) in-house counsel
03/2016 Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association
03/2016 IT Law Research Group, Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association
08/2023 "SFJ JOURNAL Vol.27" Securitization Forum of Japan
10/2022 "Legal Application of Metaverse Space Facing Many Issues and Considerations," Kinzai Weekly No. 3467 (October 11-18, 2022, Fall Issue)
10/2021 “Textbook of NFT” Asahi Shimbun Publications
09/2022 "NFT, Metaverse and Japanese Law" Society for the Study of Finance and Treasury
12/2021 The Finance, December 17, 2021