Setsuko Yufu

Setsuko Yufu

setsuko.yufu@aplaw.jp

Setsuko Yufu is a senior partner at Atsumi & Sakai, with more than 30 years’ experience in cross-border transactions and corporate practice, including antitrust and competition law. She was awarded the honour of Woman Lawyer of the Year at the ALB Japan Law Awards 2017. She was ranked in relation to antitrust and competition law as a leading individual in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2019 and as a notable practitioner in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2019. She was also ranked as highly recommended in GCR 100 2018 and listed in Who’s Who Legal Competition 2019. She serves as a board member of the EU Studies Association – Japan and is noted for her comprehensive knowledge of EU competition law. In 2015, she was elected as a board member of the Japan Competition Law Forum. Since 2016, she has been a member of the JFTC Antimonopoly Policy Council.