About Nishimura & Asahi

Nishimura & Asahi (“N&A”) is the largest one among the “Big Four” and one of the oldest law firms in Japan, which provides a comprehensive range of legal services in all areas of business law for commercial activities both in Japan and overseas.

In addition to offices located in Japan (Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka and Fukuoka), in order to strengthen our cross-border practices and enhance our international network, we have established offices in Bangkok, Beijing, Shanghai, Dubai, Frankfurt / Düsseldorf, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta*1, New York, Singapore, Taipei, Yangon and Hong Kong*2.

Marketing and business development careers

With four offices in Japan and fourteen overseas offices, we are looking to expand our marketing and business development team at Nishimura & Asahi.
We are interested in hearing from candidates who:

  • - Have experience in marketing and business development or client relations roles at global/international law firms, accounting firms, or other professional services firms, in Japan or elsewhere.

If you would like to work at Japan’s biggest law firm, please get in touch:

Nishimura & Asahi Tokyo Office is seeking legal editors

Nishimura & Asahi seeks applicants for the position of English-language legal editor at its Tokyo office. Applicants must be native English speakers with excellent writing skills, in addition to holding a law degree (JD/LLB). Preference will be given to candidates with editing and/or legal experience, especially those who have practiced as lawyers. This is a full-time position, with working days of Monday to Friday.

Please note that acceptance of an offer of employment with the LED will preclude you from eligibility for other roles, such as attorney positions, at N&A.

For more details, please see here.

Careers at Nishimura & Asahi Vietnam Offices

About Nishimura & Asahi in Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi office)

Nishimura & Asahi opened our Ho Chi Minh City office in 2010, and Hanoi office in 2011. Our Vietnam offices are now one of the largest foreign law firms in Vietnam and fully supported by and integrated with our Tokyo headquarters. We cover wide range of matters and industries in Vietnam, including M&A, business entry, crisis management, dispute resolution, corporate finance, project finance, infrastructure, oil & gas, urban development/real estate, environmental matters, as well as bankruptcy/insolvency law.

If you would like to find out about employment opportunities with Nishimura & Asahi Vietnam Offices, please click here.

Thank you for your interest in Nishimura & Asahi.
If you would like to inquire about employment opportunities, please contact us by e-mail.

*You should state which branch office you are interested in working in and the job title that you are applying for.
*If you are an attorney, please state which jurisdiction you are admitted in.