Services for Financial Institutions

  • Advice and guidance on issues associated with business operator regulations, regulations on conduct of business or supervisory regulations of financial laws including the Banking Act, the Trust Act, the Trust Business Act, the Shinkin Bank Act, the Act on Financial Business by Cooperatives, the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act, the Act on Investment Trusts and Investment Corporations, the Insurance Act, the Insurance Business Act and the Payment Services Act.
  • Advice on the development of schemes relating to payment services, clearing and securities settlements (including online payment services)

General Corporate Practice

  • Advice and guidance on corporate governance associated with organizational design for jointstock corporations
  • Advice and guidance associated with M&As and company reorganizations (including matters relating to the Anti-trust law and various regulations)
  • Undertaking of roles as external channels such as compliance hotlines
  • Regular visits with legal affairs department, compliance department, internal audit department and general affairs department, and guidance on general meeting of shareholders
  • Labor-management relationship including labor issues


  • Compliance Hotline, etc.Acceptance of External Contacts

Labour Law

  • M&A・Proposal of various personnel policies in the field of corporate restructuring and advice on various issues in the field of corporate restructuring

Medical and Healthcare

  • Legal services relating to pharmaceutical products

Real Estate

  • Legal services relating to real estate developments/transactions and securitization of real estate-related rights

Intellectual Property

  • Intellectual property rights (including patents and licenses)
  • Advice on matters relating to the consumer protection-related laws including the Act on Specified Commercial Transactions, the Installment Sales Act and the Consumer Contract Act

Personal Information and Privacy

  • Advice on specific issues and developing management systems relating to the Act of the Use of Numbers to Identify a Specific Individual in the Administrative Procedure


  • Advice on structuring business combinations and restructurings (including compliance with antitrust and industry laws)
  • Due Diligence
  • Preparation of contracts and other legal documents
  • Contract negotiation representation


  • Advice and guidance on Venture Finance and contract drafting
  • Advice and guidance for stock listing

Bankruptcy and Restructuring

  • Advice and representation in civil rehabilitation, corporate reorganization, bankruptcy, special liquidation, etc.

International Practice

  • Assistance in establishing overseas subsidiaries and joint venture companies (including foreign investments, especially in Australia and Asian countries)
  • Preparation of contracts, reports, legal opinions, etc. in English and Chinese; negotiations in English and Chinese

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

  • Handling of arbitrations, including international arbitrations
  • Advice on negotiations between parties leading to the resolution of disputes at third-party organizations; and Preparation of various documents