Prof. Junko  Sugimoto  picture Prof. Junko Sugimoto

Nihon University College of Law


Junko Sugimoto is a Professor, Nihon University College of Law and teaches Insolvency Law and Civil Procedure. She is an examiner of the Japanese Preliminary Bar Examination (Civil Procedure) from 2016. She is a member of International Insolvency Institute NextGen Leadership Program. She has researched at William S. Richardson School of Law in Hawaii, and also at the Center for Bankruptcy Studies of St. John’s University School of Law in New York. She has published numerous articles on topics of insolvency law, secured transactions, and civil procedures. She was the first to be awarded the International Insolvency Institute Shinjiro Takagi Prize, which was established in 2008.