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Asia-Pacific Japan Employment: Bengoshi

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Senior Statespeople
  1. Masaru Anzai
    Anzai Law Offices | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Senior Statespeople
  2. Nobunori Ishizaki
    Ishizaki & Yamanaka Law Offices | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Senior Statespeople
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Band 1
  1. Akiko Yamakawa
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    Akiko Yamakawa
    Vanguard Lawyers Tokyo
    Vanguard Lawyers Tokyo | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 1 | 15 Years Ranked
    Akiko Yamakawa is well experienced in advising foreign entities on internal investigations and contentious employment matters involving non-compete clauses and terminations.
  2. Chisako Takaya
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    Chisako Takaya
    Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
    Mori Hamada & Matsumoto | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 1 | 17 Years Ranked
    Chisako Takaya's wide-ranging employment law experience ranges from advising on compliance and work rules to assisting clients with class actions and internal investigations.
  3. Kazutoshi Kakuyama
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    Kazutoshi Kakuyama
    Anderson Mori & Tomotsune
    Anderson Mori & Tomotsune | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 1 | 17 Years Ranked
    Kazutoshi Kakuyama brings to bear significant experience handling both advisory and contentious employment law mandates, and he has experience of advising on collective dismissals.
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    Shione Kinoshita
    Daiichi Fuyo Law Office | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 1 | 15 Years Ranked
    Shione Kinoshita stands out for her expertise in the employment space. She has an active practice advising a client portfolio including high-profile banks and financial institutions on collective bargaining, settlement matters and employment law litigation.
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Band 2
  1. Kazuki Okada
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    Kazuki Okada
    Vanguard Lawyers Tokyo
    Vanguard Lawyers Tokyo | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 2 | 17 Years Ranked
    Kazuki Okada is a widely recognised lawyer in the field of employment law in Japan, regularly advising on union and employee issues for a global clientele. He leverages longstanding litigation experience to represent high-profile organisations in their disputes with unions and employees.
  2. Tomohisa Muranushi
    Baker McKenzie (Gaikokuho Joint Enterprise) | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. Michihiro Mori
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    Michihiro Mori
    AI-EI Law Firm
    AI-EI Law Firm | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 3 | 14 Years Ranked
    Michihiro Mori of AI-EI Law Firm has vast experience representing domestic clients in contentious cases involving employee transfer, misconduct and working conditions issues.
  2. Taichi Arai
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    Taichi Arai
    Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
    Mori Hamada & Matsumoto | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 3 | 9 Years Ranked
    Taichi Arai offers extensive expertise across the full remit of employment law. He is especially skilled in representing clients in contentious labour disputes arising out of terminations, harassment claims and disciplinary actions.
  3. Taeko Ishii
    Ota & Ishii Law Office | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 3
  4. Tatsuo Nakayama
    Nakayama & Otokozawa | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 3
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Band 4
  1. Motoi Fujii
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    Motoi Fujii
    TMI Associates
    TMI Associates | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 4 | 15 Years Ranked
    Motoi Fujii provides extensive experience in both contentious and advisory employment law mandates. He advises on employment matters arising from corporate transactions, reorganisation and dismissals.
  2. Yoshikazu Abe
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    Yoshikazu Abe
    Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
    Mori Hamada & Matsumoto | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 4 | 2 Years Ranked
    Yoshikazu Abe co-leads the firm's employment group and frequently advises on labour and human resources issues.
  3. Yukiko Imazu
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    Yukiko Imazu
    Anderson Mori & Tomotsune
    Anderson Mori & Tomotsune | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 4 | 6 Years Ranked
    Yukiko Imazu advises clients on work rules, employment contracts and employment law litigation. She regularly handles employment issues for both domestic and international companies.
  4. Yumiko Ohta
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    Yumiko Ohta
    Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
    Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP | Employment: Bengoshi
    2024 | Band 4 | 13 Years Ranked
    Yumiko Ohta advises international clients on a range of layoff and HR matters as well as labour disputes.