Ken Masuyama is a Registered Foreign Lawyer in our Hong Kong office and admitted as an attorney at law in Japan (Bengoshi) in 2015. He has wide experience in cross-border issues between Japan and Hong Kong. His practice focuses corporate and commercial matters, regulatory and compliance, and intellectual property. Particularly in IP area, he was appointed as a lecturer of intellectual property law in Kyoto Sangyo University in the academic year 2018/19. With broad knowledge and experience in both general corporate and IP area, he has advised not only listed companies but also start-ups and SMEs in Japan to expand business to Hong Kong and Mainland China.
Ken also advises Hong Kong clients on general issues in starting business and property transaction in Japan. His field covers incorporation, immigration, tax, trademarks and real estate transaction and he has assisted Hong Kong enterprises with launching business and investment in Japan from holistic perspective.
Prior to joining OLN, he has worked at one of the big-four law firms in Osaka and a local law firm in HK specialised in cross-border matters. Ken is fluent in Japanese and English.