Automobiles, Aviation and Ships

We provide one-stop services based on the latest knowledge in the automotive, aviation and maritime areas, where technological innovation is advancing.

Automobiles, automotive parts, and mobility services

 For many years we have represented automobile and automotive parts manufacturers both in Japan and overseas. We have recently been deeply involved in providing legal support for innovations in such areas as autonomous cars and mobility and logistics services.

Aviation and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)

 In addition to handling financial transactions related to air transportation and aircraft manufacturing, we have been active with recent developments in the unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) sector.

Ships and maritime affairs

 We handle a variety of matters involving ship financing, legal advice regarding maritime transport, and the restructuring of marine businesses. We have recently been active in supporting the realization of automated ship operations from a legal perspective.

Automobiles, Aviation and Ships:People

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Automobiles, Aviation and Ships:News

Firm News
Mori Hamada & Matsumoto announces alliance with leading shipping law firm, Seno & Partners
Top Rankings received from asialaw 2022, the definitive guide to Asia's leading law firms and lawyers
Top rankings received from IFLR1000’s 31st edition
13 of our lawyers were selected as Japan’s Top 100 Lawyers 2021 in Asia Business Law Journal
Top rankings received from IFLR1000’s thirtieth edition

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Automobiles, Aviation and Ships:Seminars

Sep. 29, 2020External Seminars
"Japan Drone 2020 Drone Innovation Seminar “Legal risks and interpretations of drones from skilled pilots and lawyers”"
Aug. 28, 2020External Seminars
"Challenge of MONET Technologies and Legislative Developments Aimed at Carrying forward MaaS"
Mar. 19, 2019External Seminars
"Drone Business and Regulations"

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Automobiles, Aviation and Ships:Publications

Magazine Article
"Legal Issues for and Examination of Practical Use of Autonomous Delivery Robots"
Magazine Article
"Robotics Legal Consultation (73): Direction of Amendments to the Road Traffic Act Aimed at Realizing Driverless Autonomous Driving Mobility Services"
"The International Comparative Legal Guide - Shipping Law 2021 - Japan Chapter"
Magazine Article
"Current Situation and Future Outlook of Legal Framework For Automated Vehicles and New Mobility"
Magazine Article
"Legal Matters Concerning Shipyards (4)"

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