Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi advised Polaris Holdings Co., Ltd. [TSE: 3010], a Japan-based real estate developer and hotel operator, on its acquisition of a holding company operating 13 hotels under the “Red Planet” brand, one of the largest limited-service hotel chains in the Philippines, and its subsidiary Red Planet Holdings (Philippines) Ltd.

The Nishimura & Asahi team advising Polaris Holdings was led by partners Masataka SatoTatsuya Nakayama and Junya Kokaji, supported by Wan May Leong and Michelle Marie F. Villarica.