Yoon & Yang’s Japan Practice, which consists of over 20 professionals who are fluent in Japanese, enjoys the full benefit of attorneys who either studied in Japan, or worked at one of the top 10 law firms in Japan. These professionals bring an extensive knowledge and a broad understanding of the Japanese society and culture. The Practice collaborates with specialized attorneys in each area, certified public accountants, tax accountants, patent attorneys at Yoon & Yang (IP), and customs attorneys to offer true one-stop services that meet the ever-changing needs of clients.

Key Services

  • Antitrust & competition
  • Criminal Defense
  • Tax, customs & international trade
  • Employment & labor
  • IP
  • Litigation/arbitration Finance & capital markets

Representative Cases

  • Advised several Japanese companies, including Toyota Motor, Nissan Motor, Ebera Corporation, Sekisui Chemical, Fujikoki, and ENSHU, on overall IP matters, and handled related litigation
  • Advised Honma Golf, Panasonic, and NGK on overall antitrust & competition matters
  • Advised on a legal dispute between SK Hynix and Japan Toshiba regarding a trade secret infringement
  • Advised on a power generation project in Oita, Japan
  • Advised on an incident that occurred in the Japanese branch of a Korean bank
  • Advised Toyoko Inn Korea on its acquisition of a domestic hotel
  • Handled domestic litigation for multiple Japanese companies, including Mitsubishi Electronics in product liability litigation and Wilson Learning Worldwide in copyright infringement litigation