Princess Mako’s future husband to study law in U.S. from this summertime: sources

Princess Mako’s future husband, Kei Komuro, prepares to study law in the United States from the summertime, sources stated Thursday, after the couple delayed their marital relationship. But the sources stated the 26-year-old eldest granddaughter of Emperor Akihito, and Komuro– a citizen of the very same age who brought in the spotlight in 2015 as the man who won the princess’ heart– still wish to get wed.

Komuro, who presently works as a paralegal at a law office in Tokyo, prepares to participate in a law school in the United States for numerous years and wants to acquire a certification in U.S. law, the sources stated. The Imperial Household Agency revealed the couple’s prepared engagement last September, but stated in February the set up wedding event in the fall would be held off till 2020 due to “absence of preparation.”

It is uncommon for an Imperial marital relationship to be put off for such a factor. Weekly publications have actually reported on a supposed financial disagreement including Komuro’s mom, but the firm has actually rejected the link in between the post ponement and money difficulty. While operating at the Tokyo law practice, Komuro has actually participated in Hitotsubashi University’s graduate school in the evening to study business law. He finished from the school this spring, according to the sources.  Komuro and the princess have actually dated frequently since they satisfied at a 2012 event for those preparing to study abroad. At the time both were trainees at International Christian University in Tokyo. The couple had actually revealed their pleasure at their engagement when they appeared before the general public together for the very first time in September. But as the postponement of their wedding event was revealed, Princess Mako stated through the firm, “We think we have actually hurried numerous things.” The sources stated Komuro will choose ways to invest his time in the United States in assessment with the princess.