December 22, 2020 Awards
Top rankings received in The Nikkei's "Corporate Legal Affairs and Lawyer Survey 2020"
In the 16th "Corporate Legal Affairs and Lawyer Survey" published by Nikkei Inc., the following lawyers have been chosen as the Best Performing Lawyers 2020 (as selected by companies and overall (by both companies and lawyers)):
General Corporate Legal Affairs category (excluding M&A)
Mergers and Acquisitions category
- Gaku Ishiwata (3rd by companies; 2nd overall)
Crisis Management category
- Hiroshi Yamauchi (7th overall)