Nishimura & Asahi

Nishimura & Asahi is Japan’s largest law firm, covering all aspects of domestic and international business and corporate activity. The firm has more than 550 Japanese and foreign lawyers and employs over 700 support staff, including tax accountants, patent attorneys, senior Japanese and foreign business support professionals, and paralegals.

Through the enhancement of professional and organisational synergies resulting from the firm’s expansion, an unprecedented level of client service is made possible in highly specialised and complex areas of commercial law. Nishimura & Asahi understands its clients’ growing needs and its fully integrated team of lawyers and professional staff are proud to share the same fundamental philosophy: an uncompromising commitment to excellence.

Nishimura & Asahi was recently selected as a leading law firm in Japan, and Kozo Kawai, Hiromasa Shiozaki, Ryutaro Nakayama, Madoka Shimada and Kojiro Fujii have been recognised as leading ("elite") lawyers in Japan according to "GCR100" in Global Competition Review. Offices: Tokyo; Nagoya; Osaka; Fukuoka; Bangkok; Beijing; Shanghai; Dubai; Hanoi; Ho Chi Minh City; Jakarta*1; Singapore; Yangon and Hong Kong*2.

*1 Associate Office

*2 Affiliate Office

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