Awards

29 lawyers from Nishimura & Asahi have been recognised as experts in their respective practice areas by Who's Who Legal: Japan 2019.

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 research is based on extensive peer and client review and uncovers the top lawyers and experts from across the Japan's legal marketplace.

Arbitration
 Hiroyuki Tezuka Akihiro Hironaka Yutaro Kawabata Lars Markert

Aviation
 Katsu Sengoku Kosuke Shibukawa Kentaro Miyagi

Banking
 Masaru Ono Katsu Sengoku

Business Crime Defence & Investigations
   Takashi Shibuya

Capital Markets
 Masaru Ono 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 Masashi Kurose

Litigation
 Hiroyuki Tezuka Akihiro Hironaka

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

Private Client
 Satoshi Ogishi

Private Funds
 Kei Ito

Product Liability Defence
 Akihiro Hironaka

Project Finance
 Tomohiro Sato

Restructuring & Insolvency
 Hideki Matsushima

Trade & Customs
 Kozo Kawai   Kojiro Fujii