In a rapidly-changing world, where new problems and new legal concepts can sweep through a workplace, an industry or a society in a matter of months, The Tokyo-Marunouchi Law Offices stand ready to help you to enter, survive and thrive in the Japanese market.

We have approximately 50 Japanese licensed attorneys, one American attorney with long-term Japanese legal business experience and several patent attorneys.  Our services cover various legal fields, including general corporate practice, international business, business rehabilitation and bankruptcy, information technology and telecommunications, employment matters, intellectual property law, personal data protection, commercial arbitration, M&A, corporate restructuring and business succession, securitization of real estate and financing, real estate transactions and construction disputes, media and entertainment.  Our attorneys have various backgrounds and experiences, having worked as judges, government officers, company officers, corporate reorganization administrators and law school teachers.

Some of the attorneys are fluent in English and can serve international business clients.  Some of them have studied abroad and have passed the New York bar exam. We have more than 70 years’ experience in helping non-Japanese people to understand Japanese law, Japanese practices and Japanese customs and we will and can continue to do so.

We serve various types of business clients, ranging from manufacturing companies to retail sales companies, from railways to airlines, and from food companies to chemical companies.  We serve individual clients as well.

We assure you that variety of our members enables us to provide you with excellent services based on their respective knowledge, specialties and experience. Please let us know if we can help you.  We’ll always be here.


The Tokyo-Marunouchi Law Offices