Eisuke Mori (森 英介 Mori Eisuke, born August 31, 1948) is a Japanese politician of the Liberal Democratic Party. He is a member of the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature) and is the former Minister of Justice under Aso's Administration.
|Minister of Justice|
24 September 2008 – 16 September 2009
|Prime Minister||Tarō Asō|
|Preceded by||Okiharu Yasuoka|
|Succeeded by||Keiko Chiba|
|Born||August 31, 1948|
|Alma mater||Tohoku University|
A native of Katsuura, Chiba and graduate of Tohoku University, he joined Kawasaki Heavy Industries in 1974 and received a Ph.D in engineering. He was elected to the House of Representatives for the first time in 1990. His grandfather is former member of the House of Representatives Nobuteru Mori, his father is former Minister of the Environment Yoshihide Mori, and his uncle is former Somu-cho (総務長官) Kiyomoto Mori. In the Cabinet of Prime Minister Taro Aso, appointed on 24 September 2008, Mori was appointed Minister of Justice. This was his first appointment to the Cabinet.
- "Aso elected premier / Announces Cabinet lineup himself; poll likely on Nov. 2", The Yomiuri Shimbun, 25 September 2008.
- Official website (in Japanese)
|House of Representatives of Japan|
| Chair, Lower House Committee on Health, Labour and Welfare
|New title|| Chair, Lower House Special Committee for Investigation of Nuclear Power Issues
| Chair, Lower House Committee on the Constitution
Ichirō Kamoshita, Yoshio Kimura
| Senior Vice Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare
Served alongside: Takashi Tanihata
Seiichi Eto, Hiroyoshi Nishi
| Minister of Justice of Japan