Anderson Mori & Tomotsune has a wide-ranging litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution practice that encompasses the many facets of business in Japan. We have extensive experience in areas that closely reflect the international nature of our client base and the international experience and diversity of our people. Our firm is able to provide a complete dispute resolution service to our clients, ranging from preliminary advice aimed at early resolution and prevention of disputes to the conduct of complex trials. Our attorneys have experience working in overseas jurisdictions and include among their ranks former judges including a former Supreme Court Justice. In addition to engaging in the day-to-day conduct of dispute resolution, some of our attorneys are also actively involved in imparting their experience and expertise to the next generation of law students through university lecturing.
We have extensive experience in international arbitration having represented clients in arbitrations concerning capital and business alliances, joint ventures, M&A, construction projects, infrastructure projects and intellectual property transactions such as licences, distributorship/agency agreements and sales under the rules of major arbitral institutions such as the ICC, JCAA, AAA/ICDR, LCIA, SIAC, HKIAC and CIETAC. We also provide strategic advice for Japanese corporations on investment treaty arbitrations in accordance with Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) clauses stipulated in investment treaties or investment chapters of economic partnership agreements (EPA).