Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Japan

Review

Dispute resolution

Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu is widely renowned for its expertise in handling complex cross-jurisdictional disputes. The highly skilled litigation team has a wealth of experience in handling antitrust, general commercial, employment, IP, product liability and consumer affairs disputes. The firm is singled out for its expertise in international arbitration.

Norimitsu Arai and Hisaya Kimura are key commercial disputes lawyers in the team, while Masato Tanaka and Yoshimi Ohara are recommended for their work in IP and international arbitration respectively.

In one case highlight during the research period, the firm advised Central Japan Railway in an administrative lawsuit against the Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT), seeking the revocation of the approval disposition.

The firm also had a busy year acting for clients in various international arbitration cases seated across the world. Recent cases involved disputes arising out of construction, joint venture as well as investment treaty arbitration.

The firm has solid experience managing multijurisdictional disputes with overseas offices in New York, Singapore, Shanghai, Bangkok, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.