Shin Ushijima, admitted to bar, 1979, Japan; Prosecutor, 1977-1979. Education: Tokyo University (LL.B., 1975); The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (1977). Author: "Internationalization of the Economy and Internationalization of Legal Proceedings," NBL, 1982; "Internationalization of Corporate Reorganization Proceedings," NBL, 1982; translated version also published in the U.S.A., 1985, Law in Japan; "Antitrust Laws in the United States of America," Business View, 1984; "The True Nature of the Laws of the United States of America," Business View, 1985; "One Aspect of a Foreign Creditor's Guarantee Against a Japanese Company Subject to Corporate Reorganization," Credit Management, 1988; Translator, Uniform Partnership Act of 1976, Uniform Limited Partnership Act of 1976. Novels: "Shareholder's Meeting," 1997; translated version also published in Korea and U.S.A.; "Shareholder's Derivative Suit," 1998; "Acquirer," 2000; "Resolution of the BOD," 2000; short stories series in Sankei Press, 2002. Member: Daini Tokyo Bar Association. Languages: Japanese and English.
The firm was established in 1985 and is comprised of 37 attorneys. The areas of practice include labour and employment law, international investments, mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance, securities, real estate development and construction, taxation, patents, trademarks, administrative, antitrust, litigation, arbitration, corporate and general practice. We handle all aspects of labour and employment law on behalf of management.
Firm Practice Areas
Antitrust, Bankruptcy, Compliance/Corporate Governance, Corporate, Entertainment, Finance/Securitization, Financial Regulations, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Internet, Media & Technology, Labor/Employment, Legislation/Law Reform/Lobbying, Litigation/Arbitration, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate and Tax.