Toshihiko Tsuchiya, partner in Orrick's Tokyo office, is a member of the Real Estate Group. His practice focuses on the securitization and liquidation of real estate assets, including the utilization of the TMK structure in development projects.

His experience covers not only real estate assets, but also receivables and claimable assets.

Mr. Tsuchiya has also been involved in a wide range of international and domestic business transactions including mergers and acquisitions, general corporate matters, international litigation and international arbitration.

Before joining Orrick, Mr. Tsuchiya was a partner at Jones Day and a Japanese law firm in Tokyo.

    • Represented Morgan Stanley in the bulk sales and securitization of office buildings and warehousing facilities, repackaging of beneficial interests involving multiple portfolios and formation of asset management companies through JVs.
    • Represented LaSalle Investment Management in the securitization of logistic centers, shopping centers and hotels and providing legal advice relating to asset management services for retail facilities.
    • Securitization of 200 billion yen in consumer credit receivables funded by the issuance of bonds underwritten by foreign private investors.
    • Affiliation between Japanese and European Automobile Manufacturing Companies.