Awards

30 lawyers from Nishimura & Asahi have been recognised as experts in their respective practice areas by Who's Who Legal: Japan 2018.

Who’s Who Legal, published by Law Business Research, London, UK, is a leading global directory of legal practitioners across a wide range of business law practices. Updated yearly, their rigorous and independent research process, which surveys other practitioners, in-house counsel and other market sources, ensures that only lawyers receiving the highest recommendations are recognised.

Arbitration
 Hiroyuki Tezuka Akihiro Hironaka Yutaro Kawabata Lars Markert

Aviation
 Katu Sengoku Kosuke Shibukawa Kentaro Miyagi

Banking
 Masaru Ono Katu Sengoku Kosuke Shibukawa

Capital Markets
 Yasutaka Nishikori Kohei Koikawa

Competition
 Kozo Kawai   Hiromasa Shiozaki   Ryutaro Nakayama   Madoka Shimada   Kojiro Fujii

Construction & Real Estate
 Yoshiaki Ikeda   Norio Maeda

Government Contracts
 Kozo Kawai

Intellectual Property
 Yoshiyuki Miyashita   Hitomi Iwase

Litigation
 Hiroyuki Tezuka Akihiro Hironaka

M&A and Governance
 Koichi Kusano   Kazuhiro Takei   Asa Shinkawa   Yo Ota   Stephen D. Bohrer

Private Client
 Satoshi Ogishi

Private Funds
 Kei Ito

Product Liability Defence
 Akihiro Hironaka

Project Finance
 Hiroshi Maeda Tomohiro Sato

Restructuring & Insolvency
 Hideki Matsushima   Michihiro Mori

Shipping
 Kosuke Shibukawa

Trade & Customs
 Kozo Kawai