Akiko Kurokochi (Managing Partner)
Ms. Kurokochi worked at Mitsui & Co., Ltd., a general trading company, before being admitted to the Japan Bar in 1994. She concentrates on commercial, bankruptcy, employment, intellectual property and entertainment law matters. She was appointed as an instructor at the Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan from 2014 to 2017.
Waseda University (LL.B., 1983); Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (1992-94); International Comparative Law Center, Dallas, Texas (1995).
Daini Tokyo Bar Association.
Practical English-Language Contract Forms (Nihon Kajo Shuppan, 2012, 2017).