Jun Makuta

Areas of expertise: Alternative Investments, Construction, Corporate Law and Foreign Investment, Defense and Aerospace, Energy, Gaming & E-sports, Infrastructure, Infrastructure & Energy, Japan Desk, Mergers and Acquisitions, Privatizations
Languages: Japanese
Location: São Paulo
Telephone: +55 (11) 5086-5567
Email: jmakuta@tozzinifreire.com.br

Jun is one of the coordinators of TozziniFreire’s Japan Desk. His deep knowledge of Japanese legal matters is reinforced by his experience working in Tokyo, where from 2007 to 2008 he served as a Brazilian Law consultant within the legal department of one of Japan’s largest business groups. Jun also has significant expertise in civil litigation, commercial law and corporate restructuring and recovery.

// Academic education

Specialized degree in Business Management from Business School São Paulo, 2009. Specialized degree in Economic and Corporate Law from FGV (Fundação Getulio Vargas), 2004. Specialized degree in Contracts from Centro de Extensão Universitária, 2002. Graduate of the Law School of USP (Universidade de São Paulo), 2000. 

// Recognition

He is recommended by Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America, The Legal 500, Latin Lawyer 250 and IFLR1000, relevant international legal guides. Jun is also recognized by Latin Lawyer - Masters of M&A.

// Additional Activities

  • Member of the Special Gaming Law Commission of the Brazilian Bar Association, Rio de Janeiro section (OAB-RJ).
  • Member of the Brazil-Japan Comparative Law Institute.

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