Orrick Ranked for Japan in The Legal 500: Asia Pacific, 2021 Edition

January.15.2021

日本語:The Legal 500: Asia Pacific, 2021 Editionにおいて上位に選出

Orrick was recognized in 6 practices with 11 individual recognitions for Japan in The Legal 500: Asia Pacific, 2021 Edition and received positive feedback, featuring numerous testimonials from our clients.

To view the details of the ranking results, please visit the publication’s website here.

  • Dispute Resolution: International Firms and Joint Ventures (Tier 1)
  • Intellectual Property: International Firms and Joint Ventures (Tier 2)
  • Labour and Employment: International Firms and Joint Ventures (Tier 2)
  • Corporate and M&A: International Firms and Joint Ventures (Tier 3)
  • Projects and Energy: International Firms and Joint Ventures (Tier 2)
  • Real Estate and Construction: International Firms and Joint Ventures (Tier 2)

7 partners and 4 associates in our Tokyo office have been recognized for their continuous efforts and are ranked for each practice as below.

  • Shinsuke Yakura (Partner) as Leading Individual for Dispute Resolution and Intellectual Property
  • Mark Weeks (Partner) as Hall of Fame for Corporate and M&A
  • Yoichi Katayama (Partner) as Leading Individual for Projects and Energy
  • Minako Wakabayashi (Partner) as Next Generation Partner for Projects and Energy
  • Yuko Ino (Partner) as Next Generation Partner for Real Estate
  • Hiroki Sugita (Partner) as Next Generation Partner for Corporate and M&A
  • Yumiko Ohta (Partner) as Next Generation Partner for Labour and Employment
  • Yuko Inui (Of Counsel) as Rising Star for Projects and Energy
  • Kazuo Isshiki (Of Counsel) as Rising Star for Dispute Resolution
  • Haruka Matsumoto (Senior Associate) as Rising Star for Dispute Resolution
  • Anri Nakamoto (Managing Associate) as Rising Star for Intellectual Property