The NIKKEI "Most successful lawyers in 2018"
- Award winners
- Kozo KawaiKazuhiro TakeiYo OtaHiroshi KimedaRyutaro NakayamaKei UmebayashiKaku HiraoKojiro Fujii
- Practice Areas
- M&AJoint VenturesDefense against Hostile Takeover/Shareholder ActivismCross-border M&AShareholders' Meetings & Relationships with ShareholdersCorporate DisputesIncorporated Associations & FoundationsCorporate & Commercial TransactionsCivil Disputes Arising from Corporate ScandalsInternational ArbitrationCorporate Crisis ManagementCyber SecurityCompetition Law/Antitrust LawWTO/Regional Trade AgreementsTrade Remedies & Defenses (Anti-dumping, CVD & Safeguards)Cross-border Transactions (General)Lobbying & Contributing to Planning & Enacting of Public PolicyMedicine/Medical DevicesMedical Field/Healthcare
The following Nishimura & Asahi lawyers were selected as The NIKKEI "Most successful lawyers in 2018" in the named practice areas.
Ranking selected by companies:
Comprehensive ranking selected by companies & lawyers:
The NIKKEI "Most successful lawyers" survey is made up of responses to questionnaires that were sent to the heads of legal affairs at 523 major companies in Japan and to 150 lawyers at big law firms in Japan during October and November 2018. Respondents were asked to name two lawyers in each of three practice areas: Corporate; Corporate crisis management; and International trade law. Valid responses were received from 212 companies and 121 lawyers.