Sidley’s global Japan practice features a team that represents a wide range of high-profile companies in Japan and worldwide. Our lawyers have extensive experience advising on cross-border M&A, energy and infrastructure, life sciences, investment funds, controversy, and intellectual property-related matters.
Our tightly-knit, bilingual team provides tailored services and has guided clients, from those attempting their first cross-border investment to clients well-versed in international transactions, on a range of inbound and outbound matters. The team frequently represents multinational clients, both in Japan and globally, including companies in the energy and infrastructure; finance, securities and insurance; funds; technology; media and telecommunications; life sciences; and food and beverage sectors. In addition to transactional work, our Tokyo team, together with experienced lawyers from our other offices, frequently advise Japanese and other international clients on a range of regulatory, trade, dispute, and investigation-related work.