Yoshiaki Muto is currently the Dispute Resolution Practice Group leader and the Management Committee member of Baker McKenzie's Tokyo office. He was also appointed as the Asia Pacific Regional Dispute Resolution Group chair. Yoshiaki has been recommended as a dispute resolution practitioner in Japan by PLC Which Lawyer and Global Counsel 3000, and has been recognized a leading individual in the dispute resolution field by Asia Pacific Legal 500 and Chambers Asia. Yoshiaki focuses his practice in the areas of domestic and international dispute resolution, including litigation and arbitration, alternative dispute resolution and corporate investigation and compliance. He also regularly advises clients on crisis and risk management, corporate transactions and general corporate and commercial matters. With respect to the industrial sectors, Yoshiaki acts for clients in a wide range of businesses, including automotive, banking and finance, construction, consumer products, electric products and machineries, electronic devices, professional services, and aerospace and defense industries. He has particular expertise on the information technology and commerce business and the health care, medical device and pharmaceutical industries and represents a number of clients in those sectors.