About Akinori Uesugi
Akinori Uesugi is a senior consultant working in the Tokyo office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. He joined Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in July 2006.
He serves as a vice chairman of the board of the Japan Competition Law Forum (JCLF). He is the author of numerous books and articles in Japanese and English.
He was educated at both the University of Tokyo and the Law School of the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated in 1973 (LLM).
He is not registered as a bengoshi in Japan.