Jenner & Block LLP

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Jenner & Block is a general law firm with a total of approximately 500 lawyers in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Washington DC and London, providing a variety of legal services across the United States and the United Kingdom. Since its founding in 1914, it has been rated as one of the top lawyers in the United States in various practice areas, and in 2020, more than 40 of our attorneys were recognized as "Top Lawyers in the U.S." in Chambers USA, and more than 30 of our practice groups were rated among the top in the country. The firm also receives very high ratings each year in US News' "Best Law Firms," and in 2020, more than 30 of the firm's practice groups were rated "Tier 1" (the highest level). The firm has been repeatedly named to The American Lawyer's "A-List" (the top 20 law firms in the United States, which also reflects the satisfaction and diversity of its attorneys).

Jenner & Block has a lawyer who has a wealth of experience in providing legal services to Japanese companies and co-accepting with a highly acclaimed Japanese law firm. In addition to a number of attorneys with experience as exchange attorneys at Japanese law firms in various practice groups, the firm has Japanese partners who are admitted to practice law in both Japan and the U.S. (currently on leave in Japan) and who have experience in both areas.

At Jenner & Block, our Japanese attorneys are familiar with the legal systems and procedures in the U.S. and Japan, and are able to communicate with Japanese companies in Japanese to explain the complex legal systems and procedures unique to the U.S. so that Japanese companies can make informed decisions. We fully understand the cultural differences and coping mechanisms necessary to properly represent Japanese companies in the U.S., and we provide high quality legal services in line with the unique characteristics of Japanese companies.