Haruka focuses on civil and commercial disputes, compliance especially for foreign subsidiaries, labor and employment, and antitrust related matters, in addition to insurance and insolvency for both domestic and non-Japanese companies.
Haruka is also qualified as a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) engaging in fraud investigations and compliance improvement for foreign subsidiaries of Japanese companies. She also participates in the publication of reports on Japanese and foreign labor laws.
Since April 2022, Haruka serves as a member of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Supervising Committee for Public Bidding (Tokyo-to Nyusatsu Kanshi Iinkai), which advocates for public rights in the fairness and adequacy of the government’s public bidding procedures.
Prior to joining Orrick’s Tokyo office, Haruka was an associate at Nagasawa Law Offices focusing on bankruptcy, rehabilitation, and dispute resolution including litigation and arbitration.