Takuya Murao

  • Lawyer (Ehime)
  • Attorney admitted in New York
  • Attorney admitted in California

As well as handling litigation in a wide range of areas, Takuya Murao has also gained knowledge and experience in general corporate law practice through his involvement in many insolvency, restructuring and M&A matters. In litigation his experience spans most areas of the law, including administrative law, medical negligence, financial disputes, labour disputes, motor vehicle accidents and family and inheritance matters. Takuya is committed to guiding his clients towards the best solution through careful analysis of the issues.

Professional History

1983 Born in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan
2007 Graduated from Kyoto University Faculty of Law
2009 Graduated from Kyoto University Law School; passed Bar exam
2010 Completed legal training; registered as a lawyer; joined Higashimachi LPC
2015〜2016 Adjunct instructor Kwansei Gakuin University Faculty of Law
2018 President, Imabari Branch, Ehime Bar Association
2019〜2020 University of California, Berkeley (LL.M)
2020〜2021 Marshall Suzuki Law Group, LLP (San Francisco Main Office)
2021 Passed New York Bar Exam
2022 Admitted to practice in New York
2022 Passed California Bar Exam
2022 Admitted to practice in California
2022 Promoted to Higashimachi LPC partner


The Inter-Pacific Bar Association