Address:
Otemon Tower
1-1-2 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo
Japan
PO Box 100-8124

+81 3 6250 6200

+81 3 6250 7200


Quick facts:

Managing Partner: Ryutaro Nakayama
Offices in Japan: Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Fukuoka


Japan’s Largest International Law Firm:

Nishimura & Asahi is Japan’s largest law firm, covering all aspects of domestic and international business and corporate activity. We have over 700 Japanese and foreign lawyers, employing more than 850 support staff, including tax accountants, patent attorneys, senior Japanese and foreign business support professionals, and paralegals.

The Highest Global Standards:

Many attorneys and staff at our firm speak other foreign languages and have advanced international law degrees and bar admissions — with experience working at top global law firms. We have also established strong professional relationships with the most eminent law firms worldwide, enabling us to focus on international corporate and financial transactions, advising both Japanese and foreign clients at the highest international standards.

Cutting-Edge Business Issues:

We work with the most prominent Japanese and global corporations, to find novel solutions for its industries’ most innovative changes and disruptive challenges.

Commitment To Excellence:

Through the enhancement of professional and organisational synergies — a result of our expansion — an unprecedented level of client service is made possible in highly specialised and complex areas of commercial law. We understand our clients’ growing needs and its fully integrated team of lawyers and professional staff are proud to share the same fundamental philosophy: An uncompromising commitment to excellence.

International Presence:

With the continued expansion of our international presence and clientele, we have four domestic and 14 overseas offices. Through our domestic and global networks, we are ideally placed to provide clients with a borderless one-stop service, from Japan to the world.

  • M&A
  • Corporate
  • Finance
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Dispute Resolution & International Arbitration
  • Corporate Crisis Management
  • Intellectual Property
  • Competition & Antitrust Law
  • Labour
  • Consumer Law
  • International Trade
  • Public Interest Activities & Pro Bono
  • Natural Resources & Energy
  • Agri-Food
  • TMT
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Technology
  • Digital Transformation & Innovation
  • Tax
  • Wealth Management

Tokyo
Tel: +81 3 6250 6200 Email: info@nishimura.com

Nagoya
Tel: +81 52 533 2590 Email: info_nagoya@nishimura.com

Osaka
Tel: +81 6 6366 3013 Email: info_osaka@nishimura.com

Fukuoka
Tel: +81 92 717 7300 Email: info_fukuoka@nishimura.com

Bangkok
Tel: +66 2 126 9100 Email: info_bangkok@nishimura.com

Beijing
Tel: +86 10 8588 8600 Email: info_beijing@nishimura.com

Shanghai
Tel: +86 21 5280 3700 Email: info_shanghai@nishimura.com

Dubai
Tel: +971 4 386 3456 Email: info_dubai@nishimura.com

Frankfurt
Tel: +49 069 257 298 800 Email: info_europe@eml.nishimura.com

Düsseldorf
Tel: +49 0211 5403 9512 Email: info_europe@eml.nishimura.com

Hanoi
Tel: +84 24 3946 0870 Email: info_hcmc@nishimura.com

Ho Chi Minh City
Tel: +84 28 3821 4432 Email: info_hanoi@nishimura.com

Jakarta*
Walalangi & Partners
Tel: +62 21 5080 8600 Email: info@wplaws.com
Rosetini & Partners
Tel: +62 21 2933 3617 Email: info_jakarta@nishimura.com

New York
Tel: +1 212 830 1600 Email: info_ny@nishimura.com

Singapore
Tel: +65 6922 7670 Email: info_singapore@nishimura.com

Taipei
Tel: +886 2 8729 7900 Email: info_taipei@nishimura.com

Yangon
Tel: +95 1 8382632 Email: info_yangon@nishimura.com

Hong Kong**
Tel: +852 2336 8586 Email: s.okada@nishimura.com

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* Associate office
** Affiliate office