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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)

Human resource and labor issues
- 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

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 Agency)

Investment Management
- Advice on laws and regulations of Japan
- Comprehensive legal services to investment managers and financial institutions seeking to enter the Japanese market
- In addition to the above services, general corporate legal services with respect to the formation of various types of Japanese entities

Corporate Profile

Name

DT Legal Japan

Date of joining Deloitte

 April 1, 2015

Managing partner

Ryuta Sekine (Japanese attorney)

Attorney Profiles

Click here to view the list of legal professionals.

Employees

Japanese Attorneys

17

 

Registered Foreign Attorneys・Foreign Attorneys

4

 

Paralegals

3

 

Staffs

6

 

Total

30

Address

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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