July 16, 2013
Shinji Suzuki, a member of the 64th graduating class of the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court, joined the firm. Mr. Suzuki received his LL.B. degree from the University of Tokyo in 2005, and his J.D. from Gakushuin University Law School in 2010. Mr. Suzuki was admitted to the Japan bar in 2011. Prior to joining the firm, he was as an associate with another law firm in Tokyo where he specialized in business law, family law, civil litigation and criminal practice.
July 1, 2013
Kazuhito Tatebe joined the firm as Counsel. Before joining our firm, Mr. Tatebe has had a distinguished career, which includes serving as Japan’s Ambassador to Luxembourg and also Executive Vice President of the Japan Mint. Previously, Mr. Tatebe served as Executive Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and Counselor to the Permanent Delegation of Japan to the O.E.C.D. in Paris.
January 1, 2013
Tomoyuki Suzuki became a partner of the firm.
December 3, 2012
Wakiko Yoshizawa, a patent attorney, joined the firm.
January 5, 2012
January 1, 2012
Hiroshi Maeso became a partner of the firm.
April 1, 2011
We have changed our firm name to “The Tokyo-Marunouchi Law Offices.” Please visit our “ Greetings” page for details.
April 1, 2011
Go Uemura, a member of the 61st graduating class of the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court, joined the firm. Mr. Uemura received his LL.B. degree from the University of Tokyo in 1998 and has seven years experience at a major Japanese network. Afterwards, Mr. Uemura entered the University of Tokyo Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, where he graduated in 2007. Mr. Uemura was admitted to the Japan bar in 2008 and previously worked at a major law firm, focusing his practice on corporate law, especially finance and intellectual property.
January 5, 2011
Tomohiko Masuda, a member of the 63rd graduating class of the Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court, joined the firm.