Your Legal Gateway to Japan
Having a full service legal advisor in Japan is crucial. Our international legal team will help
you achieve your goals quickly, easily, and affordably.
Having a full service legal advisor in Japan is crucial. Our international legal team will help you achieve your goals quickly, easily, and affordably.
We’ve got your legal needs covered. Our lawyers have worked in nearly a dozen countries around the world, and studied at the world’s top law schools in Japan, the US, the UK, and Canada. We are licensed to practice both in Japan and in many vital international jurisdictions.
We offer a deep knowledge of Japanese law from lawyers who have lived, worked, and studied both in Japan and abroad. This “best of both worlds” approach allows us to eliminate frustrating legal, linguistic, and cultural obstacles in order to help clients attain their objectives.
We can assist large corporations, governments, and small & medium-sized start-ups with almost any legal issue. Multinationals and individuals all rely on our expertise for help with regulatory advice, incorporations, mergers, investments, dispute resolution, protecting intellectual property, litigation, resolving sensitive employment matters, and international estate planning.
Naoki Idei served as a panelist in the October 28, 2021 Showcase Program, “Harmonizing Common Law and Civil Law Practice. The role of bars in cross-border cooperation”, which was hosted by the International Bar Association.
Hiromasa Ogawa, Darcy Kishida, and Keitaro Shimomura have authored the article, “Resolving Labor Disputes in Japan”. This article discusses the three main ways to resolve labor disputes in Japan, including their respective benefits and drawbacks: court-run labor tribunals, standard court litigation, and alternative dispute resolution.
We are pleased to announce that the firm has made Norio Mitsuuchi a partner effective September 1, 2021.
Gobancho Kataoka Bldg. 4F
Gobancho 2-7 Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 102-0076 Japan
TEL：03-3222-1401 / FAX：03-3222-1405