TMI Associates law firm
After graduating from Keio University Faculty of Law, Ms. Shintani became a registered attorney in 2006 as a member of the TMI Associates law firm. She particularly possesses expertise in aviation and space law, intellectual property rights, IT and communications matters, business startups, and risk management. In 2013 Ms. Shintani also matriculated at Columbia Law School in New York and upon graduation she has led a wide range of cases for multiple clients in the aerospace industry, including major disputes between private companies, space venture investment, and space business transactions. Also working as a part-time staff of Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) once a week from 2016. Co-Founder and Director, Space Port Japan Association (SPJ) in 2018.