Drawing on 12 years’ experience
in Orrick’s Tokyo and Hong Kong offices, Michael Haworth advises international
investors and lenders on their real estate acquisition and financing transactions
throughout the U.S. and Asia.
practice focuses on cross-border real estate investment transactions. He
helps Asia based investors navigate complex real estate investments in the
U.S., often as a joint venture capital partner, and represents international
clients investing in real estate in Asia through debt or equity. Michael counts among his clients regional and international
investment funds, pension funds, developers, banks, life insurance companies and other financial
institutions. He has particular experience advising on transactions involving
ranked by Chambers Asia and Legal 500 among the leading international real estate lawyers
in Japan, Michael is described by clients as “really good at understanding
our objectives.” Clients also comment that Orrick’s “level of service is
one of the highest in the local market.”
Michael serves as Deputy Practice Group
Leader of Orrick’s global Real Estate practice group.