Most awards and most nominations at ALB Women in Law Awards 2023
We are pleased to announce that Nishimura & Asahi won the most awards at the ALB Women in Law Awards 2023, held by Asian Legal Business / Thomson Reuters on March 2, 2023.
These prestigious awards recognize the exceptional performance of women lawyers in law firms and in-house counsel across Asia.
Our lawyers received the following awards:
Arbitration Lawyer of the Year: Chie Nakahara
Litigator of the Year, North Asia: Masako Yajima
Woman Lawyer of the Year, North Asia: Maya Ito
Nishimura & Asahi also received the most nominations at the awards. Our lawyers and our firm were selected as a finalist for the following categories:
Advocate of the Year: Yuri Sugano
Dealmaker of the Year, North Asia: Asa Shinkawa
Dealmaker of the Year, SE Asia: Miriam Andreta (Walalangi & Partners in association with Nishimura & Asahi)
Legal Trailblazer of the Year: Hikaru Oguchi
Private Practitioner of the Year, North Asia: Madoka Shimada
Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year: Mikiko Soga
Diversity and Inclusion Law Firm of the Year
Diversity and Inclusion Project of the Year