Recent News


January 1, 2017Firm News
Seven attorneys newly admitted, Shintaro Isono, Tomoko Inoue, Risako Suzuki, Yuki Takahashi, Shoya Tanaka, Tomotaka Himori and Mikiya Yuasa, have joined the Firm.
January 1, 2017Firm News
Takahiko Ohta, Yuji Kondo, Yukinori Sasaki, and Yohei Harima have been promoted to Partners of the Firm.
December 10, 2016Publications
Mika Okada, Hirosato Nabika and Sotaro Matsuo co-authored an article entitled "Non-Disclosure Agreement in M&A from the Viewpoint of the Seller" which appeared in the December 10, 2016 issue (No.1465) of Junkan Keirijoho, published by Chuokeizai-sha, Inc.
November 9, 2016Publications
Mikio Tanaka wrote an article titled "Sandbagging: Hintergr√ľnde und Handhabung" on the so-called sandbagging clauses in M&A transactions, which appeared in the November/December 2016 issue of JAPANMARKT, published by the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan.
November 4, 2016Events
Yoko Maeda gave a presentation entitled "Compliance with Anti-Corruption Laws and Regulations of various countries and Construction of internal control system including overseas subsidiaries" (The seminar sponsored by Corporate Management Forums, Inc. on November 4, 2016).
October 21, 2016Events
Yoko Maeda was a panelist in an "American Bar Association Tokyo Conference 2016".
October 17, 2016Firm News
Akira Nagasaki has been appointed as a member of the Committee of Bar Examiners (Environmental Law).
October 17, 2016Firm News
Ryoko Takeda has been appointed as a member of the Committee of Bar Examiners (in charge of the Administrative Acts of the Bar Examination and the Preliminary Qualifying Bar Examination).
October 11, 2016Events
Mikio Tanaka made a presentation at the session "Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Russia" at the symposium "Frontline of Russian Law Practice" jointly held by the Japan Federation of Bar Associations and the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation, and co-hosted by Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), Japan Association of Arbitrators (JAA) and Lawyers Network for Foreigners (LNF).