Japanese law firm TA LAWYERS GKJ (in Japanese, 東京赤坂法律事務所・外国法共同事業) is the Tokyo alliance office of leading Asia-based law firm TransAsia Lawyers. It was established by Japanese and foreign attorneys who have advised major foreign and Japanese clients since the early 1990s.
We specialize in Japanese corporate practice and M&A, employment, technology, media & publishing, licensing & distribution and consumer brand matters.read more
Mr. Oliver-Frost specializes in the areas of information technology/media, licensing and distribution, cross-border M&A, corporate and commercial advisory and employment law. Prior to joining TA Lawyers Tokyo Mr. Oliver-Frost was a solicitor at major law firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth in Sydney, was seconded by Corrs to a capital markets law firm in Tokyo, and was for three years head of finance and business affairs for a multiple-Academy Award winning entertainment company in the United States. Read more
Mr. Ogawa specializes in the areas of hardware and software technology, licensing and distribution, employment and bankruptcy and restructuring practice.
Prior to joining TA Lawyers Tokyo Mr. Ogawa was for seven years with a large Japanese law firm. Prior to becoming an attorney-at-law at law he was with electronics giant, Hitachi. Read more
Mr. Motomura specializes in the areas of information technology/media, interactive games, licensing and distribution, employment and entertainment law.
Prior to joining TA Lawyers GKJ Mr. Motomura was in private practice in Tokyo for 10 years. Read more