Takashi Ogura

Takashi Ogura

Takashi Ogura

Current Title (Since April 2017): Manager

Legal Section – International, Legal Department TAISEI CORPORATION, Tokyo, JAPAN


Attorney at Law (New York), registered since May 2002 CEDR Accredited Mediator, as of 5 June 2017

Work Experience in a Large Construction and Engineering Company: April 1983- :    Legal Department of Taisei Corporation, Tokyo Japan (Taisei). March 1992- :    Contracts Section, International Division (ID) of Taisei

April 1993- : Project Site Offices, Jakarta, INDONESIA Feb. 1997- :  Legal Department of Taisei

Jan. 2001- : Planning Section, ID of Taisei April 2001- : Contracts Section, ID of Taisei

Sept. 2005- : General Counsel, Taisei Construction Corp. (CA, USA) April 2008- : Manager, Risk & Contracts Control Section, ID of Taisei April 20! 0- : Chief Manager, Planning Section

March 2016 Contracts & Claims Management Department International Operations Headquarters of Taisei


Member  of  the  Contract  Administration Committee of  Overseas  Construction Association of Japan, Inc. (OCAJI), (Chair of Committee: April 2013 – March 2015), American Bar Association, NY State Bar Association, Law Asia
International Bar Association (Panelist, Mediation Committee in 2014) Dispute Resolution Board Foundation, Seattle, WA USA
Panelists: International Arbitration Seminar of ICC Japan, in May 2013 &2014


Co-editor  of    “Glossary  of    International  Construction  Contract   Management (English-Japanese) published by OCAJI in 2007 and amend in 2012.

Construction ADR in United States — Suggestion for a better approach to resolve

International Construction Disputes” (Japanese)

(Vol.19 Annual Publication of Academy for International Business Transactions, 2017)

Construction and Engineering, M&A Disputes, Mediation

LLB, The University of Tokyo (1983)
Master of Comparative Law, George Washington Law School, Washington, D.C. (1989)

English, Japanese