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DT Legal Japan

DT Legal Japan joined Deloitte’s global network as well as Deloitte Tohmatsu’s network in Japan as of April 1st, 2015 and in doing so has become a law firm with an extensive international network.

Who we are

DT Legal Japan joined Deloitte’s global network as well as Deloitte Tohmatsu’s network in Japan as of April 1st, 2015 and in doing so has become a law firm with an extensive international network.

With the rapid expansion of overseas business by Japanese companies in recent years, the playing field for Japanese attorneys has also been expanding further from the Japanese domestic market and into the global market. DT Legal Japan will provide not only high quality legal advice related to Japanese law, but also a wide range of services tailored to suit each business need for multinationals which carry out business inside and outside Japan by utilizing Deloitte Legal’s global law firm network.

Key services

Corporate legal issues
- Support for negotiation and drafting a commercial agreement
- Handling disputes with authorities regarding administrative law (e.g., anti-monopoly law, unfair competition law)
- Support for the establishment of subsidiaries or branches in Japan or in other countries

M&A/reorganization
- Legal support for M&A deals inside and outside Japan (e.g., due diligence, contract negotiations/drafting, filings with authorities)
- Legal support for corporate reorganization for global corporations
- Services in relation to post merger integration (PMI)

Labor and Employment Law
- Research on employment regulations in foreign countries
- Support for personnel system reform
- Assistance with employment issues upon the establishment of subsidiaries or branches
- Solutions for termination and labor issues

Finance
- Advice on financial regulatory laws (Financial Instruments and Exchange Law, Banking Law, Insurance Business Law, Trust Business Law and others),
- Application for business operator registration, drafting of internal rules, external audit
- Financial transactions such as loans, various securitizations, derivatives (domestic and cross-border)
- Leasing of aircraft and ship
- Cryptocurrency, Fintech
- Real estate transactions, real estate development
- Capital markets

Handling of tax audits and disputes
- Tax audit representation by attorneys
- Advice on tax related legal issues including construal of contractual terms
- Support in tax disputes (National Tax Tribunal, application for review at National Tax 

Corporate Profile

Name

DT Legal Japan

Date of joining Deloitte

April 1, 2015

Managing partner

Yasunobu Tsujihata (Japanese attorney)

Attorney Profiles

Professionals

 

Japanese Attorneys

23

 

Registered Foreign Attorneys・Foreign Attorneys

1

 

Paralegals

2

Address

Tokyo-Marunouchi (Shin-Kokusai Bldg)
Shin-Kokusai Building 2F,
3-4-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN
Tel +81 3 (6870) 3300
Fax +81 3 (6870) 3301

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