“One delighted client highlights: “She has a very rich experience dealing with antitrust authorities and always gives very good practical advice.”
Listed as one of the Global Top 100 women in Antitrust
Kaori Yamada is most noted for her expertise in dealing with merger filings for international corporations. Her roster of work includes acting for the BG Group in securing clearance without remedies before the JFTC in its merger filing following the USD70 billion acquisition by Shell. One delighted client highlights: “She has a very rich experience dealing with antitrust authorities and always gives very good practical advice.
Kaori Yamada advises on international cartel investigations and merger reviews and filings. She played a key role in the team advising JSR in its part-acquisition of KBI Biopharma. Clients describe her as "a fantastic lawyer with rich experience dealing with many competition authorities.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s ‘expertise and experience is overwhelming’ in defending cases before the JFTC and global authorities, and in handling cross-border merger filings. Yamada – who understands ‘business points of view and what clients really need’ – has been active in cartel investigations launched by overseas regulators. ‘Providing one-stop services on a global level’ is the team’s key selling point.