Mitsukuni TERADA

Professional Experience

Sep 2009 Attorney at Law (Daini Tokyo Bar Association)
Sep 2009 Nishimura & Asahi
Sep 2015 – Mar 2018 Keio University, Faculty of Policy Management and Faculty of Environment and Information Studies Lecturer
Jan 2018 – Jun 2019 & Sep 2020 – Sep 2021 Personal Information Protection Commission
Apr 2023 Sugimura & Partners


Daini Tokyo Bar Association
Japan Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA)


The University of Southern California Gould School of Law (LL.M.)
Keio University Law School (J.D.)
The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)

Practice Areas

Data Privacy
Intellectual Property Law
Information Technology
Corporate Law



Articles (inclusive of co-authored articles)

“A Practical Guide to Personal Information Protection Law” Shojihomu (Co-authored), 2017
“The Complete Guide to the New Personal Information Protection Law” Shinnippon-Hoki (Co-authored), 2017
“Data Security and Cybercrime in Japan” Lexology (Co-authored), 2018
“A comparison of healthtech regulatory issues in North Asia: Japan” Asia Business Law Journal, 2024