Zentaro  Nihei  picture Zentaro Nihei

Anderson Mori & Tomotsune
1-9-39-221 Roppongi, Minato-ku
Tokyo, 106-0032


Zentaro Nihei is a partner at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune. His practice focuses on financial restructuring and workouts, representing a wide range of debtors, creditors and distressed investors globally. He has advised major institutions on some of the largest restructuring deals in Asia and played an important role in a number of major cross-border insolvencies, including Spansion Japan’s restructuring.

He has several years of experience working in New York and London at the Boston-based international law firm Bingham McCutchen, and at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe, where he advised on legal aspects of debt restructuring. He is a Japan- and New York qualified lawyer.

Practice Areas
Restructuring/Bankruptcy and Insolvency; M&A Commercial Litigation; IP Licensing

Transactions; Asia and Emerging Countries; Corporate and Commercial Law

Kyoto University, Bachelor of Laws (2003); Duke University School of Law, Master of Laws (2011)

Japan (2004)
New York (2012)


Professional Associations
Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association