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Hiroshi Inoue
Of Counsel Hiroshi Inoue

Practice Areas

Corporate Governance;
Corporate Crisis Management;
Criminal Law/Criminal Defense;
Administrative Law/Immigration Control Law


February 2022Certified Fraud Examiner
June 2021Mitsui Mining & Smelting Co., Ltd., Audit & Supervisory Board Member
October 2020Momo-o, Matsuo & Namba, Of Counsel
October 2020Admitted to Japanese Bar (The Dai-ichi Tokyo Bar Association)
June 2020Retired
January 2020Superintending Prosecutor, Fukuoka High Public Prosecutors Office
February 2018Superintending Prosecutor, Sapporo High Public Prosecutors Office
June 2017Chief Prosecutor, Nagoya District Public Prosecutors Office
March 2017Director-General, Inspection and Guidance Department, Supreme Public Prosecutors Office
July 2014Director-General, Immigration Bureau, Ministry of Justice
November 2012Chief Prosecutor, Nara District Public Prosecutors Office
April 1985 - November 2012Appointed to public prosecutor
Thereafter, served at the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office (Criminal Department, Trial Department, Special Investigation Department), Yamaguchi District Public Prosecutors Office (Head
of Iwakuni Branch), Tokyo High Public Prosecutors Office, Criminal Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Justice (Attorney, Counselor, Director of Public Safety Division), Minster’s Secretariat of the Ministry of Justice (Director of Juridical System
Division, Director of Financial Affairs Division, Deputy Director General), etc.
April 1983 - April 1985The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
March 1983Graduated from The Univercity of Tokyo, Faculty of Law (LL.B.)

Activities and others

Council for the Renewal of Justice and Prosecution Administration (Ministry of Justice), Member (2020)
Inspection Committee for Poultry and Egg Administration (Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries), Member (Chairperson) (2021)
Special Investigations Committee (Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT Corp.)), Member (2021)
Japan Criminal Policy Society, Adviser (April 2021 - Present)