Business Successions

Nishimura & Asahi provides comprehensive advice regarding the preparation of business succession plans and the execution of such plans to founding family members who are large shareholders of listed companies or unlisted companies, and potential acquirers who are willing to purchase shares from founding family members.  Providing such services requires a broad knowledge and range of experience regarding a wide variety of laws and regulations including corporate laws, the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act, tax laws, family laws, and inheritance law as well as laws and regulations of foreign countries.  Nishimura & Asahi is able to provide cutting-edge and strategic advice through its insight into the latest information in the field as well as accumulated experience developed through decades of providing professional services as Japan’s largest law firm.