Total number of professionals: 153
Number of partners: 54 Number of associates: 82
Number of other professionals: 17
Principal office: Tokyo
With an integrated team of nearly 300 members, including approximately 150 lawyers, foreign attorneys, judicial scriveners and immigration law specialist, City-Yuwa is one of the leading law firms in Japan and committed to assist clients with their business and legal needs. City-Yuwa’s area of practice encompasses a full spectrum of business law.
City-Yuwa enjoys a unique position among the leading law firms in Japan in that City-Yuwa has a strong and big litigation team. City-Yuwa’s attorneys can counsel foreign clients even in complex transactions in both Japanese and English. Some lawyers also provide legal services in German and Korean languages. City-Yuwa Partners is closely working with many prominent law firms around the world.
Key practice areas
Banking; commercial litigation; corporate; creditors’ rights; intellectual property; investment funds; labor; M&A; patent litigation; real estate investment; renewable energy; restructuring; securities & derivatives; securitization; workout.