Archive for February, 2010

A report on Higashimachi’s activities in 2009

My name is Yoshihiro Uetani, and I am the Chief Partner at Higashimachi Law Office.

I would like to take the opportunity of the launch of the English and Chinese versions of our website to report on the activities of Higashimachi Law Office over the past year.

In February 2009, in response to the need to boost our efficiency and to strengthen information management system, we extended the size of our office by 50 percent. The attorneys’ offices are now concentrated on the 9th floor, and our consultation and meeting rooms are located on the 10th floor. In addition, we set up a dedicated “Bankruptcy Law Division” within the office, in order to better handle large-scale bankruptcy cases and related legal consulting. Read the rest of this entry >