Yo Tamura

Marunouchi Office
Admitted in Japan and New York

Yo Tamura joined So and Sato Law Offices in April 2023 after working for a major real estate developer and one of Tokyo’s most reputable law firms. He has been involved in various types of real estate transactions, M&A including Tender Offer or MB, as well as numerous bankruptcy cases or lawsuits. He has extensive experience in venture capital or private equity investment from his time as a seconded employee at a major financial conglomerate.


Practice Area

Reals Estate, M&A, VC/PE investment, Bankruptcy and Restructuring, Litigation, General Corporate



Japanese, English



04/2023 - So Sato Law Office
10/2006 – 3/2023 A corporate law firm in Tokyo
11/2000 – 3/2005 A real estate developer in Tokyo
5/2014 University of Virginia School of Law (LL.M., 2014)
3/1997 The University of Tokyo, Faculty of Law (LL.B., 1997)
10/2006 Japan Federation of Bar Association
10/2006 Tokyo Bar Association
10/2019 New York State Bar Association