Bio

Yukie Nakagawa advises on mergers and acquisitions, general corporate transactions and antitrust matters, as well as regulatory affairs surrounding financial institutions and funds.

Ms. Nakagawa’s experience includes the representation of:

  • BlackRock Group in its acquisition of MGPA, an independent private equity real estate investment advisor;
  • Baring Private Equity Asia’s fund in the sale of Net Japan to Orix Corporation;
  • Pacific Industrial Co., Ltd. in its US$173 million acquisition of the Schrader valves business from Sensata Technologies Holdings plc;
  • Visa Inc. in its acquisition of all remaining shares in GP Network Corporation from TSYS Japan LLC and other minority shareholders;
  • Visteon Corporation’s acquisition of Johnson Controls for US$265 million;
  • an American media corporation in the sale of its Japanese subsidiary to a major Japanese media company;
  • Nokia Networks in its acquisition of the wireless networks business of Panasonic System Networks Company Limited;
  • Toshiba Corporation in its US$2.26 billion sale of Westinghouse-related assets;
  • a Chinese consortium, including HOPU, Hillhouse Capital, SMG, BOCGI and Vanke, in its SG$16 billion acquisition of Singapore-based Global Logistic Properties Limited; and
  • Becton, Dickinson and Company in its $24 billion acquisition of C. R. Bard, Inc.

Ms. Nakagawa is a native speaker of Japanese and is fluent in English. Prior to joining Skadden, she was an associate at a Japanese law firm.

Credentials

Education

  • LL.M., Columbia Law School, 2016
  • J.D., Keio University Law School, 2008
  • LL.B., Keio University, 2006

Admissions

  • Japan (Bengoshi)
  • New York

Languages

  • Japanese
  • English

Yukie Nakagawa

Bengoshi Associate, Skadden Arps Law Office, registered associated office of Skadden Arps Foreign Law Office, Corporate
yukie.nakagawa@skadden.com