Awards

Nishimura & Asahi has been recognized as an outstanding law firm in Japan, which possesses exceptional capabilities across a wide range of practice areas and industries, listed below, by Asialaw Profiles 2020 - The Definitive Guide to Asia-Pacific's Leading Domestic and Regional Law Firms (24th edition), published by Euromoney Institutional Investor plc, London, UK. 

Nishimura & Asahi received recognition in a number of other key jurisdictions, and Walalangi & Partners (in association with Nishimura & Asahi) was also recognized across multiple practice areas and industries as listed below.

In addition, the following lawyers are highly regarded in their respective practice areas by Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2020 Edition - The Definitive Guide to Asia-Pacific's Leading Lawyers, published by Euromoney Institutional Investor plc, London, UK.

Japan

• Practice Areas
 - Outstanding
   Banking and finance
   Masaru Ono
   Capital markets
   Masaru Ono   Kohei Koikawa
   Construction
   Norio Maeda
   Corporate and M&A
   Asa Shinkawa   Yoshinobu Fujimoto   Yo Ota   Tatsuya Tanigawa   Yuki Oi
   Dispute resolution
   Hiroyuki Tezuka   Lars Markert
   Regulatory
   Restructuring and insolvency
   Hideki Matsushima   Kenichi Minami
 - Highly Recommended
   Competition/antitrust
   Kozo Kawai
   Labour and employment
   Tax
   Yo Ota   Akihiro Hironaka
 - Recommended
   Intellectual property
 - Other notable firms 
   Investment funds
   Kei Ito
  
• Industry Sectors
 - Outstanding
   Banking and financial services
   Consumer goods and services
   Energy
   Tomohiro Sato
   Real estate
   Hiroshi Niinomi   Yoshiaki Ikeda
 - Highly Recommended
   Infrastructure
   Insurance
   Pharmaceuticals and life sciences
 - Recommended
   Media and entertainment

Indonesia
• Practice Areas
 - Recommended
   Banking and finance 
   Luky Walalangi
   Corporate and M&A 
   Luky Walalangi

• Industry Sectors
 - Recommended
   Industrials and manufacturing 
   Real estate 
   Technology and telecommunications

Vietnam
 - Other notable firms 
   Real estate
   Corporate and M&A

Myanmar
 - Other notable firms 
   General business law