Legal Practice in Japan: Lunch with Japanese Legal Practitioners

March 01, 2011 • 12:15 PM • Law School 4045
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ALSA and the Office of International Studies invite you to the first of a series of lunches with international LLM candidates and visiting scholars at Duke. Takeshi Sunago (Sapporo family court judge and former assistant judge of the Fukuoka and Sapporo District Courts, Ryohei Oda (public prosecutor at the Nagoya District Public Prosecutors Office), Naokuni Kuwagata (sixth-year associate at Nishimura and Asahi), Zentaro Nihei (associate at Bingham McCutchen LLP in Tokyo), and Hideyuki Sato (associate at Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu)will provide a brief overview of the Japanese legal system and answer questions about their experiences as practitioners in Japan. Light lunch will be served. For more information, contact Vivian Chow at