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NO&T receives high evaluation in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021

In the sectoral assessment of The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu ("NO&T") was chosen as a top tier firm (Tier 1) in the 12 categories stated below. In addition, the following 40 lawyers have been selected as "Ranked Lawyers" in each practice area.

For more details, please refer to The Legal 500 website.

Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Antitrust and competition (Tier 1)
Banking and finance (Tier 1)
Capital markets (Tier 1)
Corporate and M&A (Tier 1)
Dispute resolution (Tier 1)
Fintech (Tier 2)
Intellectual property (Tier 2)
Investment funds (Tier 2)
Labour and employment (Tier 1)
Private wealth (Tier 1)
Projects and energy (Tier 1)
Real estate and construction (Tier 1)
Restructuring and insolvency (Tier 1)
Risk management and investigations (Tier 1)
Tax (Tier 1)
TMT (Tier 2)

Corporate and M&A (Tier 4)
Real estate and construction (Tier 3)


Hall of fame
Banking and finance ― Mami Ikebukuro, Fumihide Sugimoto, Jiro Mikami
Capital markets ― Fumihide Sugimoto, Miyuki Ishiguro
Dispute resolution ― Hisaya Kimura
Labour and employment ― Norimitsu Arai
Projects and energy ― Takao Higuchi

Leading individuals
Antitrust and competition ― Kaoru Hattori, Yoshitoshi Imoto
Capital markets ― Motohiro Yanagawa
Corporate and M&A ― Yuko Tamai, Tomohiko Iwasaki, Shuichi Nishimura
Dispute resolution ― Yoshimi Ohara, Norimitsu Arai
Intellectual property ― Kenji Tosaki, Shunji Matsuda
Investment funds ― Keiko Shimizu
Private wealth ― Masayuki Fukuda, Yushi Hegawa
Projects and energy ― Kei Okubo
Real estate and construction ― Mami Ikebukuro, Shunpei Tanaka, Kenji Utsumi, Hiroto Inoue
Restructuring and insolvency ― Nobuaki Kobayashi, Yosuke Kanegae
Risk management and investigations ― Akihisa Shiozaki
Tax ― Yushi Hegawa
TMT ― Soichiro Fujiwara

Next Generation Partners
Antitrust and competition ― Ryohei Tanaka
Banking and finance ― Hironori Matsuo
Fintech ― Keiji Tonomura
Labour and employment ― Eriko Ogata, Satoshi Hosokawa
Projects and energy ― Kiyoshi Honda
Real estate and construction ― Shinichiro Horaguchi
Restructuring and insolvency ― Tomohiro Okawa
Risk management and investigations ― Daisuke Fukamizu
Tax ― Koichiro Yoshimura
TMT ― Keiji Tonomura

Rising stars
Banking and finance ― Hiromi Hattori
Restructuring and insolvency ― Takashi Suzuki
Risk management and investigations ― Tomohiro Hen

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