Davis Polk has been active in Japan for over 90 years with an office in Tokyo since 1987. Our Japan practice focuses on major cross-border transactions involving most sectors of the Japanese economy. We advise a broad range of clients, including Japanese corporations whose shares are listed on the U.S. and Japan securities exchanges, major Japanese banks and insurance companies, non-bank financial companies, as well as industrial, retail, technology and pharmaceutical companies. We also represent U.S. and other multinational corporations and financial institutions with regard to their Japan businesses.
Professionals in our Japan practice collaborate across our offices and are among the Tokyo market’s top legal advisers – with a particular concentration in representing financial institutions and technology companies.